As of November 2015, Amazon.com and websites for Marx Pantry and North Bay Trading Company sell dried speckled butter beans, also known as Christmas lima beans. Amazon.com suggests mixing the butter beans with sweet corn to make traditional succotash. A five-star user review says the beans have an interesting taste.
Marx Pantry offers speckled butter beans packages in small to large sizes. A Kosher version is available. The product description declares that the beans' flavor is similar to chestnuts, and the texture resembles butter. North Bay also presents size choices. Reviewers state that the beans are very attractive, hardy and appealing to children.