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Blow the Quilts off Beans Recipe

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This recipe for Blow the Quilts off Beans , by , is from The Mills Family Cookbook - The Next Generation, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Lynda (Boone) Mixson


½ lb bacon
1-bunch scallions
1 lb ground beef
1 15 oz tomato sauce
1 can lima beans
1 can pork and beans
1 can pinto beans
1 can red beans
1 can Cajun beans**
1 can corn
1 Tbsp vinegar
¼ c brown sugar

Chop bacon and sauté it with the scallions. Set aside. Brown the beef in the same pan. Combine all the ingredients in either a large pot on the stove or Crock-pot. Simmer approximately 2 hours, stirring at least every 30 minutes.
**Cajun beans are hard to find. We have experimented with a variety of spicy beans and any that you choose would be fine.




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