A quintessential New Orleans dish, traditionally prepared on Mondays when a long stovetop simmer gave home cooks time to do laundry. Today, red bean lovers rely on Zatarains for classic flavor in a fraction of the time. Enjoy Zatarains Red Beans & Rice as a main course or side dish. Supplement with sausage, ham or pork chops, or hold the meat and have a tasty vegetarian meal. However you prepare it, Zatarains Red Beans & Rice is hearty but not heavy, packed full of flavor and an instant crowd-pleaser.