Home › Forums › Side Dishes Forum › Side Orders › Favorite Beans? › RE: Favorite Beans? March 27, 2007 at 8:47 pm #2477027 CinnabonbonMember quote: Originally posted by doggydaddy As it is, I enjoy many beans in many styles from many nations. Are there any bean dishes in Asian cooking, beyond red bean paste? mark Along with red beans & red bean paste I’ve seen the black beans. Red beans seem to be in the "sweet" dessert type dishes while black beans I’ve only seen in the savory entree dishes.