Cowboy Calico Beans

“This is a tradition at the table when my girlfriends and I go up north for a girls’ weekend. The husbands and kids are left at home, but the slow cooker comes with us!” —Julie Butsch, Hartland, Wisconsin

Cowboy Calico beans
Cowboy Calico Beans
Cowboy Calico Beans
Servings Prep Time Cook Time
8 30minutes 4hours
Servings Prep Time
8 30minutes
Cook Time
4hours
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Ingredients
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Instructions
  1. In a large skillet, cook beef and onion over medium heat until meat is no longer pink; drain.
  2. Transfer to a 3-qt. slow cooker. Combine the brown sugar, ketchup, vinegar and mustard; add to meat mixture. Stir in the beans. Cover and cook on low until heated through, 4-5 hours.
Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup: 326 calories, 5g fat (2g saturated fat), 35mg cholesterol, 808mg sodium, 52g carbohydrate (22g sugars, 10g fibre), 22g protein.