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Calico Beans Recipe

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Judy Prink


1 lb. Ground Beef
1/4 - 1/2 lb. Bacon
Chopped Onion
Chopped Green Pepper
1 can Pork & Beans
1 can Kidney Beans
1 can Lima Beans (drained)
1 can Buttered Beans (drained)
1/2 C. Ketchup
1/3 C. Brown Sugar
1 tsp. Dry Mustard
1 T. Molasses

Brown hamburger & drain off grease. Fry bacon, add onions & green peppers, saute till soft. Drain off half of grease. Mix together with remaining ingredients. Bake in a covered greased casserole for 1 hour at 350.




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