Carrie's Pintos

Raven Higheagle

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@ravenhigheagle

Beans are really cheap and feed a lot of people. Sundays around my house means lots of friends and family stopping by and expecting something to eat. There is always something on the grill, some sort of salad and a pot of beans on the stove.


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Serves:

A Whole Lot

Prep:

1 Hr 15 Min

Cook:

1 Hr 45 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

2 lb
bacon, chopped
1 large
package pinto beans
2 Tbsp
chili powder
1 large
bell pepper, chopped (any color)
1 large
onion, chopped

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Fry the bacon in a large Dutch oven or stock pot until crisp.

Leave in pot and fill 1/2 full with warm water.
2
Add beans and the rest of the ingredients and let soak for 1 hour.
3
Boil on high for 30 to 45 minutes, adding warm water as needed to keep the pot 1/2 full.
4
Turn to medium heat and continue cooking until beans are tender, about 1 hour.