Calico Beans

Baked beans taken to another level!

Credit: My dad! Thanks!

Prep Time: 15 min

Bake Time: 1 hr or 8 hrs low in crock pot

Servings: 12 people


1 lb Ground Beef

¼ cup Chopped Onion

½ 1b Fried & Cut up Bacon

1 Lg. Can Pork & Beans

1 Can Butter Beans (Drained)

1 Can Black Beans(Drained)

1 Can Garbanzo Beans (Chick Peas)

1 Can Northern Beans (Drained)

2 Tbls. Vinegar

¾ cup Brown Sugar

1/2 cup Ketchup

½ cup Dark Molasses

2 Tbls. Liquid Smoke


If baking in the oven preheat oven to 375’. If you are using a crock pot skip this step.

Cook Ground Beef & Onions until browned. Drain the fat. Add to crock pot.

Fry up ½ lb. bacon, drain the bacon grease. Cut into 1-inch pieces. Add to crock pot.

Combine the rest of the ingredients above and stir till fully mixed.

Bake 1 hour @ 375* or  8 hrs. on low in Crock Pot. Great for family events or backyard BBQ’s.

NOTE:  Freezes Well

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