Steve Sando is changing the way we think about beans. His Ran-cho Gordo New World Specialty Food in Napa, Calif., is a designer label of beans, with dozens of heirloom varieties to choose from. Think of heirloom beans the way you would heirloom tomatoes—beautiful to look at, with unique flavors and textures.
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