Baked beans are a staple side dish, especially at a Summer time gathering of friends and family. Here are 5 of the best baked bean recipes that we think you’ll love, and we’re going to show you why we think they’re among the best we’ve seen.
When they’re not overloaded with sweet sauces, baked beans can healthy, budget-friendly, and filling. You can make them the “low and slow” way on the stove top, pre-soak them for a quicker cook time, in a slow cooker so that they don’t have to be watched, or you can even put them into a pressure cooker and be feasting on the “magical fruit” in mere minutes.
Because we’re sure that you’ll want to save all of these recipes, we’ve created this great collage to help you pin them to your favorite Pinterest board.
You can also save them individually by clicking on the photo(s) of the one(s) that you love. You’ll be taken to the website where the recipe exists and you can pin or print them out from there.
Let’s find out why these are the best baked bean recipes!
This is the perfect meal to make if you have any holiday ham leftovers. The white beans are creamy and seasoned perfectly.
Look at that bacon on top! Adding a ham hock or some bacon fat adds loads of flavor when slow cooking beans.
Unlike the slow cooker baked beans recipe above, this recipe doesn’t start with dried beans. This one amps the flavors of canned pork ‘n beans.
This recipe has two types of beans. To us, that means the flavor is doubled. The name “better” definitely applies to this recipe.
We’re not exactly sure how Boston settlers laid claim to baked bean recipes, but this one looks so flavorful, we just want a bowl full.
What do you think? Are these the best baked bean recipes you’ve ever seen? Do you have one that’s better? Use the comments to let us know what you think!