Better Baked Beans

Better Baked Beans

16 Reviews 1 Pic
  • Prep

    10 m
  • Cook

    35 m
  • Ready In

    45 m
AppleBrownBettie
Recipe by  AppleBrownBettie

“Tangy, sweet old fashioned baked beans, are made the easy way in this side dish. This is my grandma's favorite semi home-made recipe. She makes it every Thanksgiving, and we usually end up scraping the pan clean! Never any leftovers!”

New! Find ingredients on sale

  • Tap On Sale, then swipe through different local stores.

  • Look through the ingredients list for store discounts!

This feature is in beta testing. Thanks for your patience as we improve it!

Your ingredient has been saved! Go to Shopping List.

Ingredients

Adjust Servings

Original recipe yields 12 servings

ADVERTISEMENT

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. In a large bowl, stir together the baked beans, onion, brown sugar, syrup, ketchup and mustard. Pour into a 9x13 inch baking dish, and lay strips of bacon across the top.
  3. Bake for 35 to 40 minutes in the preheated oven, until the bacon is browned and the beans have thickened.

Share It

Reviews (16)

Rate This Recipe
Jillian
60

Jillian

Very simple and easy to prepare! I used Bush's Baked Beans as my base and swapped out the pancake syrup for some molasses. This is a great "semi-homemade" recipe and a great way to perk up a regular 'ol can of baked beans in essence making them "Better Baked Beans"!

naples34102
16

naples34102

Aside from the brand of baked beans I used being much too liquidy, these were pretty good! Nice flavor. I've made similar recipes and enjoyed them, but this is the first I've seen using pancake syrup - and I liked it. Next time I make this I'd be curious to swap it out for real maple syrup. I prepared this a little differently and was very happy with the results - I diced the bacon and sauteed it, then added the onions and cooked them until tender - didn't want to risk ending up with raw onion.

LINDA MCLEAN
16

LINDA MCLEAN

Needed a quick and easy baked bean recipe to take to a campground with our friends. Just the right amount of everything and really delicious! Thanks Apple!

More Reviews

Similar Recipes

Down Home Baked Beans
(219)

Down Home Baked Beans

Baked Beans II
(67)

Baked Beans II

Mom's Baked Beans II
(59)

Mom's Baked Beans II

Bacon Baked Beans
(40)

Bacon Baked Beans

Mom's Baked Beans I
(41)

Mom's Baked Beans I

Perfect BBQ Baked Beans
(11)

Perfect BBQ Baked Beans

Nutrition

Amount Per Serving (12 total)

  • Calories
  • 192 cal
  • 10%
  • Fat
  • 4.7 g
  • 7%
  • Carbs
  • 34.6 g
  • 11%
  • Protein
  • 7.4 g
  • 15%
  • Cholesterol
  • 6 mg
  • 2%
  • Sodium
  • 558 mg
  • 22%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Top

<

previous recipe:

Down Home Baked Beans

>

next recipe:

Candied Baked Beans