Ride-'Em Baked Beans

LaDonna Pierritz Recipe

By LaDonna Pierritz jeminirose

6 to 8
20 Min
1 Hr
Stove Top

This recipe was passed to me through a very near and dear friend. Now I bring it to all my family & friends gatherings. Always gets rave reviews.

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1 large
1 lb
lean bacon, uncooked,--diced
1 can(s)
28oz bush baked beans
2 can(s)
15oz dark kidney beans drained
1 can(s)
15oz butter beans drained
1 c
1 c
light brown sugar, firmly packed
2 Tbsp
apple cider vinegar
2 tsp
liquid smoke flavoring
salt and pepper to taste
1 lb
lean ground beef
1 large
jalapeno pepper--diced

Directions Step-By-Step

In a 6qt pot or large skillet, brown together the bacon and onions until bacon is crispy and onions are soft. Careful don't to burn either as it will alter the taste of your beans. Add ground beef and jalapeno peppers also if desired. Drain off drippings,
Either in the 6qt pot or a slow cooker,(your choice depends on your preference) Combine the cooked bacon & onion with all the remaining ingredients, stir well to blend all the flavors together.
If using a pot on top of the stove heat thoroughly on very low heat (about 30-35 minutes)keep covered and stir to blend flavors at least 2-3 times while heating. Add your salt and pepper as needed when stirring together.

If time permits use a slow cooker, combine everything together and heat on low setting for 6 hours. Turn off let rest 15 minutes and then your ready to enjoy.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #beans, #baked, #hearty

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JBanana S. JBanana
Jun 16, 2013
I tried this recipe and say it's Family Tested & Approved!
JBanana S. JBanana
Jun 16, 2013
Made this for a family gathering. Raves all around! I did add about 1/3 C of BBQ sauce because it needed to be used up. Everyone wanted the recipe.
Pat Duran kitchenchatter
Jun 20, 2013
This sure sound like a family winner. thanks for sharing..pinched.
LaDonna Pierritz jeminirose
Jul 22, 2013
Thank you jbanana s and pat Duran. I love to cook and have fun sharing my recipes.
Bobby Webb Bobdoescooking
Apr 8, 2014
Hi LaDonna, I would like to invite you to my discussion group. It's called, "EVERYTHING MEXICAN". Just click justapinch.com/...ds-and-drinks-only hope to see you there. Bobby
Jeane Hafley JeaneHa
Feb 7, 2015
These are definitely the BEST baked beans we have ever had. My brother in law, who is an excellent cook, wanted the recipe. It's a 5-star winner! Thanks so much for the recipe!!