USA organic family EDEN Small Red Beans are soaked overnight, and pressure cooked with no chemical additives at Eden’s certified organic, kosher cannery. They are also called Mexican Red Beans and are closely related to the kidney beans. Small Reds are very popular in Caribbean, Cajun, Creole, and Mexican cuisine. They are the red bean of Red Beans & Rice, great in soup, stew, salads, and salsa. USDA rates small red beans as one of the most antioxidant rich foods. No salt added. EDEN beans come in BPA, BPS, and phthalate free cans since 1999.