Our Favorite Butterbeans Recipe

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Our favorite Butterbeans

Diana Perry

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@Empebi

We love these and have them during the summer when the beans are fresh & at the markets, and during the winter with frozen beans.

We like these so much we can make a meal of just these beans with some cornbread!!


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Serves:

4 to 6

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

2 Hr

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 lb
fresh small butterbeans
1 slice
center cut bacon
1/4 c
sugar
1/2 Tbsp
garlic powder
3 Tbsp
light butter
1 tsp
sea salt
1 tsp
freshly ground pepper

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Rinse, and pick through the butterbeans. Place in pot & cover with water about 1" above the beans.
2
Add remaining ingredients, and bring to a boil, stirring frequently; reduce heat to a simmer.
3
Stir the beans occasionally, and cook for about 1-2 hours, or until the beans are tender and the water is mostly reduced.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Main Dishes
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: For Kids