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Slow-Simmered Kidney Beans Recipe

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Florence Poe
Added: Wednesday, January 7, 2009


6 Bacon strips, diced
½ c. Brown Sugar, packed
½ lb. Polish Sausage, chopped
¼ c. Honey
¼ c. Molasses
4 (16 oz.) cans Kidney Beans, rinsed & drained
1 (28 oz.) diced Tomatoes, drained
1 T. Worcestershire Sauce
2 md. Sweet Red Peppers, chopped
1 tsp. Salt
1 lg. Onion, chopped
1 tsp. Ground Mustard
1 c. Ketchup
2 md. Unpeeled Red Apples, cored & cut in ½”pieces

In a skillet, cook the bacon to a crisp. Remove the bacon from the skillet and drain on paper towels. Put the sausage into the skillet with the bacon drippings. Cook and stir for 5 minutes. Drain and set aside. In a 5 quart slow cooker combine the beans, tomatoes, red peppers, onion, ketchup, brown sugar, honey, molasses, Worcestershire Sauce, salt, and mustard and mix well. Stir in the bacon and sausage. Cover and cook on low for 4-6 hours. Stir in the apples. Cover and cook two hours longer. Makes 16 servings.




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