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Calico Beans Recipe

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This recipe for Calico Beans, by , is from Sjostrom Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Carla Kuehn
Added: Friday, July 24, 2009


2 15-oz cans kidney beans, drained
2 28-oz. cans baked beans, drained
2 15-oz. cans butter beans, drained
2 15-oz cans great northern beans, drained
1 lb. bacon, diced
1 lb. hamburger
1 c. chopped onion
2 c. white sugar
3 c. brown sugar
4 tsp. dry mustard
1/3 c. vinegar
2 c. ketchup
2 tsp. salt

Brown hamburger, chopped up bacon, and onion together. Drain fat. Combine all ingredients in large crockpot. Cook about 6-8 hours on low.




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