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Calico Beans Recipe

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MPSA Teacher Luncheon
Added: Wednesday, March 19, 2008


Calico Beans

lb bacon Chopped and partially fried
1tsp. vinegar
lb. ground beef browned and drained
Dash of mustard
1 medium onion chopped
1 16oz can Lima Beans drained
Cup Brown Sugar
1 16oz can Kidney Beans drained
Cup White Sugar
1 16oz or 20oz can of baked beans not drained-
Cup Ketchup

Mix together bake 350 45 mins.

Recipe from Kathy Conway
Served at MPSA teacher luncheon




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