Calico Beans

Calico Beans

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Gayle Maddox

By
@myhubbyisthecook

Great dish for picnics and potluck or a cold winter day!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
8 - 10
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 can(s)
    baked beans
  • 2 can(s)
    butter beans
  • 2 can(s)
    red kidney beans
  • 1 1/2 lb
    lean ground beef
  • 1 lb
    low sodium bacon
  • 2 Tbsp
    light molasses
  • 1/2 c
    light brown sugar
  • 1/2
    chopped sweet onion - use whole onion if small. can also use red onion if preferred.

How to Make Calico Beans

Step-by-Step

  1. Brown ground beef in skillet and drain
  2. Add canned beans in pot and heat
  3. Place bacon on paper plate and layer, separated by paper towels. Place in microwave for 10 minutes or until done.
  4. Add beef and bacon to bean mixture with molasses and brown sugar.
  5. Simmer until well heated and slightly bubbly. Pour into casserole dish and serve. Tastes good when reheated. Can also be made in a crock pot.

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