'Calico Beans'

'calico Beans' Recipe

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Robin Poindexter


the saucy bean medley isn't overly sweet like some versions,the bowl will be empty before you know it!!!


★★★★★ 1 vote

30 Min
1 Hr


  • 4 med
    onions,halved,and sliced
  • 5
    bacon strips, diced
  • 2
    garlic cloves,minced
  • 1 cup
    dark brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup
    cider vinegar
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground mustard
  • 2 can(s)
    15-1/4 oz.each lima beans.
  • 2 can(s)
    15 oz. each pork & beans
  • 1 can
    16 oz red kidney beans rinsed and drained

How to Make 'Calico Beans'


  1. in a dutch oven,saute onions,bacon and garlic until onion are tender.add brown sugar,vinegar mustard;bring to boil.reduce heat;simmer,uncovered for 20 min.stir in beans.transfer to a 3-qt.baking dish.cover and bake at 350' for 1 hour or until heated through.

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