Slow Cooker Ham and Beans

Slow Cooker Ham and Beans

Jessica Kimble 4

"This recipe is perfect for those blustery days when you don't really have time to cook, but want a hearty meal for the family. It's a very basic, nutrient-packed meal for all to enjoy!"


20 h 10 m servings 318 cals
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Original recipe yields 8 servings



  • Calories:
  • 318 kcal
  • 16%
  • Fat:
  • 5.9 g
  • 9%
  • Carbs:
  • 49.8g
  • 16%
  • Protein:
  • 17.8 g
  • 36%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 16 mg
  • 5%
  • Sodium:
  • 492 mg
  • 20%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Combine the beans, ham, brown sugar, onion powder, parsley, garlic salt, black pepper, and cayenne pepper in a slow cooker. Pour enough water into the slow cooker to cover the mixture by about 2 inches. Set slow cooker to Low; simmer 12 hours, stirring occasionally.


  • Easy Cleanup
  • Try using a liner in your slow cooker for easier cleanup.
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  1. 92 Ratings


This is quite possibly the worst "bean" recipe I have ever used. 1/2 cup of brown sugar combined with 1/4 tsp of cayenne is a terrible combination. I should have known better but was looking f...

I was really excited about this recipe because its quick to assemble and totally easy to make. I followed the recipe exactly except i subbed kielbasa sausage for the ham because i didnt have ha...

I had some left over ham from the holidays that I pulled out of the freezer and thawed out. Chopped it up, tossed the ingredients for this recipe into my crock pot, and ended up with a very tas...

I followed most of the instructions for this recipe but about half way through cooking I added fresh greenbeans, carrots, celery, and an onion to the soup. It turned out great and my boyfriend l...

They were easy to make and with lots of flavor! Although the recipe calls to cook on low for 12 hours, I found that not to be true with my cooker. Therefore, I would say cook time ranges from 3...

Very delicious, I enjoyed it. My family also gave it a thumbs up. I made it exactly as the recipe was written and next time I think I will try using a little less brown sugar.

This recipe is really easy and has more flavor than most bean recipes I've tried. My family loves it!

I never look at a recipe that is less then a 4 1/2 star but I looked at the ingredients and thought, YUM. So I looked at the reviews. The negative ones made me try it. First of all, I kinda d...

This was excellent. I served it over cornbread. Totally followed the directions to a T. Wouldn't change a thing.