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The Original Heirloom Bean Man: John Withee, Jr.

If you love beans as much as we do, you’re probably familiar with the name of Steve Sando and his company Rancho Gordo. Steve has become a 21st-century champion for heirloom bean varieties from the Americas, proving with every… Read More

Recipe: Old Time Maine Baked Beans

MGF’s Louisa Hufstader writes: I was born in Brunswick, Maine, where my Dad was based during his Navy service as a Cold War submarine hunter. My young parents rented rooms from a Mrs. Pennell, who observed the Maine… Read More