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Calico Beans Recipe

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Debbie Nutter Henrikson Witschen
Added: Saturday, June 14, 2008


1 lb. hamburger (browned)
lb. Bacon fried and then cut-up
1 c. chopped onion (or what you like!) (brown with hamburger)
2 (one lb.) size can Bush Beans (pork and beans)
1 (one lb.) size can kidney beans (drained)
1 (one lb.) size can butter beans (drained)
1 c. ketchup
c. brown sugar
c. white vinegar
salt and a dash a pepper
1 T. mustard

Mix ketchup, brown sugar, white vinegar, salt, pepper and mustard in kettle. Heat and mix together. Mix hamburger, bacon, beans and onion together, then pour sauce over.

Put in crock pot.......60 to 70 minutes....or until hot and bubbly!!! (To keep...turn on low).




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