Print Options:

Old Settlers Beans

Prep Time5 minsCook Time1 hr 20 minsTotal Time1 hr 25 mins

Old Settlers beans are rustic and satisfying with big butter beans mixed with bacon, ground beef, and rich molasses. Go ahead and make your own ...

old settler beans

 16 oz kidney beans
 16 oz butter beans
 8 oz ground beef
 8 oz bacon, crisp and crumbled
 1 onion, chopped
 ½ cup granulated sugar
 ½ cup packed brown sugar
 ¾ cup Country Bob’s All Purpose Sauceor substitute Country Bob’s BBQ Sauce
 2 tbsp molasses
 ½ tsp dry mustard
1

Cook the ground beef in a large skillet until brown and crumbly, drain

2

Add the bacon, onion, sugar, brown sugar, Country Bob's All Purpose Sauce, molasses, and dry mustard and mix well.

3

Add the undrained beans and mix well.

4

Pour into a greased 9x13 inch baking pan and bake at 350° for 1 hour

Tip!
5

We recommend cooking these on a smoker like an 'old settler'.