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Offer - Reflets de France White Beans with Bacon A L'Ancien 85cl

3.6 out of 5 (7)

5 out of 7 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Save 25%, was £4

 - Save 25% when you order by 17/2/2015. Offer subject to availability. Maximum 20 promotional items per customer.

Price per litre: £3.53


Product Description

Traditionally Cooked White Beans from Vendée.

These soft white beans date back to the 16th Century in South America when the sailors offered it to Pope Clement VII. The monks who were put in charge of looking into optimal conditions for acclimatisation soon discovered that the Marais Poitevin had the best environment for growing them. Carefully sorted, the beans are soaked, drained, rinsed then blanched and sorted again. They are the perfect accompaniment to Cured ham from the Vendée region.

Product Information



Reflets de France


To empty the jar easily, place it in a Bain Marie for 5 minutes then empty the contents into a dish and gently heat them through or put them on a microwaveable plate and place them in the microwave. Add 2 knobs of butter when serving. Other suggestions: serve warm as a starter with a dressing, shallots and parsley and as they used to do serve with large chunks of toasted bread drizzled in oil

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Water, Blanched White Beans (40%), Carrots, Beechwood Smoked Bacon (Belly of Pork, Salt), Garlic, Back Bacon (Pork Meat and Fat, Water, Natural Flavouring, Salt, Sugar, Herbs and Spices), Sea Salt, Herbs and Spices (Thyme, Bay).


Customer Reviews

3.6 out of 5

7 customers reviewed this product Average rating 3.6

5 out of 7 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

2 of 2 found this review helpful.

Great rich flavour

Very tender beans - creamy, not floury. Excellent flavour and well seasoned, so only needed a salad/greens to make up a full meal.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

2 of 2 found this review helpful.

Very tasty

A good cupboard standby. Reheat gently. Nice with meat or by themselves.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

3 of 3 found this review helpful.


These are really tasty. They are fine to eat cold with some salad or bread and are good heated up with spinach and bacon. Be careful not to boil though, or they will turn mushy.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

0 of 1 found this review helpful.

not great

not a great purchase at all. I will not buy them again as they have a strange taste.

Rating: 4 star out of 5

2 of 2 found this review helpful.

Lovely served with roast lamb

These are NOT baked beans, they have a soft texture and need to be reheated slowly and carefully and are best served with roast meats.

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