Our Estancia Valley (known as the bean captial of the world) NEW CROP Pinto Beans are harvested and ready to ship! Pinto Beans have been a New Mexican staple for generations. They are a great source of protein, vitamins, and minerals. They can be used in the traditional way as a main or side dish. They can be used as a bean dip or in a tortilla as a burrito, or even baked in cakes and pies.