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Baked Beans – from scratch Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Paul Lautermilch
Added: Thursday, January 29, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 lg package of dried navy or other white bean. (2 lb of Navy beans will fill a 6 qt crock pot nicely.)

1-2 lg onions, diced
1-2 green peppers, seeded and diced
4 jalapeños peppers, seeded and diced
1 C brown sugar
½ C ketchup
1 tsp dry mustard
1 T curry powder
2 tsp salt
1 C hot bean water
1 T worcestershire sauce
¼ lb diced salt pork or country ham (I prefer the country ham)

Directions:
Directions:
Soak dried beans overnight in a lot of water.
In the morning, bring to a boil and simmer slowly for 30 minutes.
Drain, reserving bean water for later use.

Put the onions and peppers in a greased baking dish or crock pot.
Add the beans and other ingredients and stir to mix.
Add sufficient bean water to cover.

Bake in a slow (250°oven) or crock pot for 6-8 hours.
Add water if necessary.
Uncover for last hour.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Lots
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
overnight prep
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
We package these in ration-sized containers and freeze until needed.

 

 

 

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