Bob's Calico Beans

Bob's Calico Beans Recipe

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Bob Wakeman


veary easy. great when camping. Or any time


★★★★★ 2 votes

20 Min
4 Hr
No-Cook or Other


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  • 1/2 lb
    ground beef or ground buffalo
  • 1/2 lb
    bacon , cut into small pieces
  • 1 medium
    onion diced
  • 1/2 c
    catsup,or bbq sauce
  • 1 Tbsp
    apple cider vinegar
  • 3/4 c
    brown sugar, light
  • 1 tsp
    dijon mustard
  • 1 16oz can(s)
    red beans
  • 1
    16-oz can butter beans
  • 1 can(s)
    beef broth
  • 1 16oz can(s)
    navy beans

How to Make Bob's Calico Beans


  1. In a dutch oven fry bacon till chrisp.Drain on paper towl,reserve 2 Tbsp bacon drippings. Brown beefin bacon drippings,drain. Add onion,catsup,(or BBQ sauce),musterd,brown suger,and vineger. Blend in beans.Add beef stock. Place lid on dutch oven. Set in coals,cook for 4-5 hours. Serve with rolls or bread.

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About Bob's Calico Beans

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Southwestern
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy

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