Wednesday, November 28, 2007

Calico Beans


This was Melissa's grandma's recipe and I've saved it for about 18 months to try. Everyone gave it a 10. Delicious!

Calico Beans

6 slices of bacon
1/2 lb ground beef
1 med onion, chopped
1/2 c ketchup
1/2 t salt OR garlic powder
3/4 c. brown sugar
1 t. dry mustard
2 t. vinegar
1 (16 oz) can pork n beans
1 can kidney beans
1 can lima, or butter beans

Cook bacon and set aside
Cook beef in bacon fat add onion and saute till tender. Mix the ketchup, mustard, salt/garlic powder, vinegar, and brown sugar together. Put the beef mixture in a 3 qt casserole dish and add the liquid mixture. mix together. Partially drain the beans. Add to casserole dish and stir well. Crumble the bacon and sprinkle on top.
Bake for 40 mins at 350*

3 comments:

Lissa said...

I'm glad everyone liked it! =)

Just Shar said...

MMMMMMMMMMMMMMM!!!! beans are so good for you too!

Mandi (a.k.a MissMandiGirl) said...

This looks way yummy!!!