Other Side Dishes
Family Tested & Approved
dried navy beans,sorted and rinsed
bacon,crisply cooked and crumbled
Heat oven to 350 degrees
Heat beans and 10 cups water to boiling in 4-quart dutch oven. boil uncovered 2 mins. stir in remaining ingredients exept 3 cups water.
cover and bake 4 hours,stirring ocasionally.
stir in 3 cups water. bake uncovered 2 hrs to 2 hrs and 15 mins longer, stirring ocasionally,until beans are tender and desired consistency.