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Calico Beans Recipe

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This recipe for Calico Beans, by , is from The Crary's Recipes for Food, Family and Fun, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Denise (Crary) Parrish
Added: Saturday, September 30, 2006


8 strips bacon
3 small onions, chopped

1 tsp. garlic powder
1 tsp. dry mustard
1/4 c. vinegar
1 1/4 c. brown sugar
2 cans B&M beans and at least two fo the following:
lima beans
kidney beans
butter beans
garbonzo beans
pinto beans

Brown and drain bacon and onion. In a dutch oven, combine remaining ingredients to include beans. Cover. Cook on low heat for 1 hour.




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