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Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 4 hours Serves 8 to 10
Estela Sandoval of Sacramento was looking for a good baked bean recipe.
This easy recipe was created by taking the best components of many different baked bean recipes. The result should fill the bill for Sandoval.
Two 28-ounce cans of your favorite baked beans
6 slices bacon, cooked, crumbled
1 tablespoon dry mustard
1/3 cup catsup
1/3 cup molasses
1/3 cup brown sugar
1 teaspoon salt
1 envelope Lipton Onion Soup mix
1 pound ground beef, cooked, fat drained off
Combine all ingredients in a slow cooker and mix well to combine. Cook on low for 4 hours. Serve.