Down Home Baked Beans

Down Home Baked Beans


"This is a simple recipe for baked beans, and oh so good."


1 h 25 m servings 484 cals
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Original recipe yields 11 servings



  • Calories:
  • 484 kcal
  • 24%
  • Fat:
  • 19.1 g
  • 29%
  • Carbs:
  • 71.6g
  • 23%
  • Protein:
  • 11.8 g
  • 24%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 28 mg
  • 9%
  • Sodium:
  • 884 mg
  • 35%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Place bacon in a large, deep skillet. Cook over medium high heat until evenly brown. Drain, crumble and set aside.
  3. In a large bowl combine beans, chili sauce, onion, brown sugar and bacon. Pour into a 9x13 inch casserole dish.
  4. Bake in preheated oven for 45 minutes to 1 hour.
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  1. 279 Ratings


I also made this exactly as the recipe said, with Bush's Baked Beans. It is indeed a bit sweet, which the kids loved! For a mostly adult crowd, I'd probably use 1/2 - 3/4 cup brown suger inste...

This is the only baked bean recipe I make anymore. It always gets raves. As others have said, 1/2 to 1 cup of brown sugar is plenty. I always cook my bacon first and then saute the chopped up on...

The best thing about this recipe is the Chili Sauce - for this alone it deserves 5 stars! Chili Sauce adds a bit of bite, and makes this really special. For vegetarians or those avoiding pork, o...

Was the best beans I have had yet. I used pork and beans instead of regular baked beans. The pork and beans didn't have the brown sugar, so, when I added it, it all came out perfectly. I thre...

These baked beans were awsome. I would recommend to drain your beans prior to cooking, as my beans were soupy yet delicious!

These are excellent beans. I also use Bush's Baked beans, cut the sugar in half and I added 2 tbsp. mustard and 1 tbsp. of Apple Cider Vinegar.

Wonderful flavor, a little different from most other bean recipes I've tried. The one thing I will change when making it next time is to drain the two cans of baked beans. Mine came out very s...

one bottle of chili sauce, yowza! we call 'em "fire beans". a favorite with the guys.

These were really delicious. I was out of bacon (and bacon pieces) so I just added some melted bacon grease. I cut the brown sugar down to about 75%. My regular recipe calls for mustard and worc...