TODAY | September 13, 2013
>>> it's friday 13th but we have foods to bring us good luck.
>> they're cochefs and owner of the popular restaurants in las vegas . great to see you guys.
>> i'm glad you wore your green.
>> good luck color. we're making good luck food.
>> beans are good luck, right?
>> i want to throw salt over my shoulder because we'll have a contest in a minute.
>> all right.
>> we're going to make a bean salad and beans are good luck because they're round and we're going to put a little pork in it. bacon fat started and a little bit of krispy bacon.
>> so far it sounds good; a vinegarette.
>> bacon fat .
>> i am. i am.
>> i am. so we have bacon fat , honey for sweetness.
>> and then a little bit of nice jalapeno, red and green.
>> a little color to it.
>> a little bit of mustard. scallions, olive oil .
>> earlier in the day mary sue tried to hand me one of those chilis which is bad luck if you give them one in their hand.
>> then they can pick it up and they don't get the bad luck . we'll take all the different beans. you can use any beans.
>> aren't they gorgeous.
>> the roundness.
>> yeah, those are scarlet runner , christmas limas and we cooked them and fresh green beans and yellow beans too. a little salt in there, will i can't.
>> all right.
>> a little bit of salt in there. i know al say chef.
>> all right. so we have our mayonnaise with cilantro lime. look at that.
>> and then a little bit of that on top.
>> a little bit of that to hold all the beans and the juice.
>> i always made this with cilantro lime and mayonnaise.
>> where ever you want it.
>> we put the avo cado on the top.
>> heavy on the avocado.
>> well, this is a good 80/20 meal. it's 80% plant based. good for the planet and your body.
>> don't be sloppy.
>> oh my gosh. you can put some of this.
>> al --
>> oh, i see.
>> wait, if you drop this on the floor you'll get lots of friends coming over.
>> is that right?
>> if you don't want anybody to come over, don't drop it.
>> leave it on the counter.
>> okay guys. thank you so much. we're back in a moment.
>> look at this, wait -- who wins?
>> yes, i win.
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