This sterling pendant was inspired by New Orleans culture and tradition of Monday Red Beans.
Pendant sold separately or with our NEW Combination Chain. Our sterling silver Combination Chain can be worn at either 16 inches or 18 inches.
Red Beans and Rice on Mondays
A big pot of red beans served over rice with sausage has been part the Southern Louisiana culture for hundreds of years. Its origin is not exactly known, however several facts are commonly believed.
During the 1400s when slave trading began, enslaved Africans survived on small portions of beans and rice during the long trip to America. It was an inexpensive and nutritious meal then, and still is today. Eventually the slaves took over the kitchen in many southern…