Cowpoke Beans

Bob Wakeman


I make these when a bunch of us guy's get together for a group fishing trip.


★★★★★ 2 votes

6 Or More
15 Min
45 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 1/2 lb
    bacon, 1/2" pieces.
  • 1
    green bell pepper,diced with seeds removed
  • 1/2 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 tsp
    dry mustard
  • 4 15oz can(s)
    red kidney beans
  • 1 small can(s)
    mushroom pieces
  • 1/2 c
    light molasses
  • 1 large
  • 1 clove
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt and pepper
  • 2 Tbsp
    hot sauce.

How to Make Cowpoke Beans


  1. In a large dutch oven Fry bacon till chrisp.Drain all but 2 tablespoons of drippings...Now add all remaing ingredients.cover and simmer for 30-45 minutes... I serve this with corn bread.

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About Cowpoke Beans

Course/Dish: Other Main Dishes
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Southwestern
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids

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