Baby Lima Beans with Italian Sausage
- Rinse and sort beans. (Optional: Soak beans using your preferred method.)
- Place the sausage, onion, and garlic in a heavy casserole or saucepan and saute until light brown.
- Add the water and bring to a boil.
- Add the beans, cumin seed, and hot pepper and bring to a boil.
- Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 20 minutes.
- Season with salt and pepper.