Also called chickpeas, garbanzo beans are popular in Mediterranean, Indian and Middle Eastern cuisines. Garbanzo beans are also appreciated in Spain and Mexico. These mild, tan beans have found their way into American regional West and Southwestern recipes.
This meatless main dish is an excellent source of dietary fiber and iron.
Casseroles with biscuit toppings must be assembled while the filling is piping hot. The heat from the filling cooks the biscuits from the bottom while the heat from the oven cooks them from the top.