Desi Chana
Desi Chana
Desi Chana
Rancho Gordo

Desi Chana

Regular price $ 5.95

Thick-skinned, dense, and unique, Desi Chana are great in salads and chana masala. 

Related to chickpeas but unique in their own right. 

New to Rancho Gordo. Desi Chana, also known as Black Garbanzos and Kala Chana, are unique thick-skinned legumes with a dense, rich interior. Our California-grown new-crop Desi Chana cook quicker and have a superior slightly nutty flavor to commodity crops.

Although similar to classic garbanzos, they aren't interchangeable. We've enjoyed them in salads and especially in this recipe for Chana Masala

Suggestions: Chana masala, salads

Recipes and more information on Desi Chana at Rancho Gordo. 

Latin name: Cicer arietinum 
Country of production: USA

Quote: "My favotite source for beans is the purveyor Rancho Gordo" from Elizabeth Prueitt, Tartine All Day


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