Not Your Normal Ham and Beans

Not Your Normal Ham And Beans Recipe

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Char Lowry


I never really liked ham and beans, till I tried this recipe. It has all kinds of flavor and plus my son likes it.
Also you can make this recipe in the crock pot. High for 4 hours, low for 8 hours.

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15 Min
10 Hr 15 Min


1 lb
dry great northern beans
1/2 lb
cooked ham
1 small
onion, diced
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/4 tsp
cayenne pepper
1 Tbsp
dried parsley
salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Not Your Normal Ham and Beans


  • 11. Rinse beans in a large pot, dicard shriveled beans and any small stones. Add 8 cups of cold water. Let stand overnight or at least 8 hours. Drain and rinse beans.
  • 22. Return beans to pot and add ham, onion, brown sugar, salt, pepper, cayenne and parsley. Add water to cover. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer 1 1/2 to 2 hours, until beans are tender. Add more water if needed while cooking

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About Not Your Normal Ham and Beans

Course/Dish: Pork
Other Tag: Quick & Easy