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easy baked beans for a crowd

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Elaine Bovender
Wilmington, NC

Whenever I need a large pot of baked beans for a church pot luck or family dinner, this recipe fits the bill. They're so easy to do and you can make them a day ahead, they're even better the next day!

(2 ratings)
yield serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 4 Hr
method Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients For easy baked beans for a crowd

  • 1 can
    bush's original baked beans, 117 ounce size, drained
  • 1 pkg
    bacon, 12 to 16 ounce size
  • 1 lg
    onion, peeled and minced
  • 1/3 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1/2 c
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 2 Tbsp

How To Make easy baked beans for a crowd

  • 1
    Drain beans well and place in crock pot. Add minced onion and set aside.
  • 2
    Cut bacon into pieces and fry until crisp. Remove from grease and drain on paper towel. Add to beans. Add remaining ingredients and gently stir to mix well.
  • 3
    Turn crock pot on low and simmer for 3 to 4 hours until desired consistency.