Mung beans are small yellow-fleshed bean most commonly used to grow bean sprouts.
Widely used in both China and India, mung beans require no pre-soaking.
Mung beans are also dried and ground into flour, which is used to make noodles.
Selecting and Storing Mung Beans
When selecting mung bean spouts, look for firm texture and clear color with no signs of sliminess. Store sprouts in the crisper of your refrigerator for up to one week.Store dried mung beans in a cool, dry place.