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Calico Beans Recipe

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Joyce Gabriel
Added: Saturday, August 27, 2005


1 lb. ground beef
1 lb. bacon cooked, drained and crumbled
large onion
1 (1 lb.) can lima beans
1 (1 lb.) can kidney beans
1 (1 lb.) can butter beans
1 (1 lb.) can pork and beans
1/3 c. vinegar
3/4 c. brown sugar
1 tsp. mustard
apples, pared and chopped (to taste)
a bit of molasses

Combine ground beef, bacon and onion. Drain all beans and add to mixture. Add remaining ingredients and mix together. Place all ingredients into a crock pot and cook on low heat for 2 to 3 hours. Flavors will blend nicely.




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