Apple Butter BBQ Baked Beans With Sausage

Tammy Brownlow


Even if it's still freezing where you are, you can enjoy the taste of summer. I serve this with a fresh broccoli salad and corn muffins...don't forget the sweet tea!

Southern Food With Flare

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5 Min
2 Hr


2/3 c
navy beans, dried
1 pkg
smoked sausage, i used one with diced jalapeno
1/2 medium
onion, diced
1 medium
hatch pepper, seeded and diced (you can use bell for less heat)
1 Tbsp
yellow mustard
1/4 tsp
liquid smoke flavoring
1 Tbsp
frank's wing sauce
4 slice
cooked and diced maple smoked bacon
1/4 c
french fried onions

How to Make Apple Butter BBQ Baked Beans With Sausage


  • 1In a large dutch oven, soak beans for at least 4 hours. Cook on medium low heat for 35 to 40 minutes - until tender.
  • 2In a 2 cup measuring cup add bbq sauce, mustard, liquid smoke, and wing sauce. Add water to bring it to 2 cups of liquid. Stir to combine.
  • 3In a medium skillet on medium low heat add 2 tablespoons vegetable oil. Add smoked sausage cut side down. Cook until browned.
  • 4Turn sausage and add onions, and hatch pepper. Cook until onions are tender.
  • 5In a large bowl combine cooked sausage and veggies, beans, and bbq sauce mixture.
  • 6Pour into a 8X8 baking dish.
  • 7Bake at 350 degrees uncovered for about an hour or until sauce has thickened.
  • 8Top with cooked bacon and french fried onions.

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About Apple Butter BBQ Baked Beans With Sausage

Course/Dish: Vegetables, Pork
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids