Smoky Sweet Chorizo Baked Beans with Duke’s Jerky

Baked beans are a cookout's best friend. They perfectly compliment anything cooked up on the old smoky irons- whether it be a set of juicy steaks, some hand-pressed hamburgers, or hearty bratwurst links. We've partnered with our friends at Duke's Meats in Colorado to bring you this killer 4th of … [Read more...]

Summer Baked Beans Recipes

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You can't really enjoy summer without a big cookout and no cookout is complete without baked beans! Whether you like your baked beans sweet and sassy or rich and savory, there's a recipe to satisfy the hungriest of crowds. We collected all of our favorite baked bean recipes for you that will make … [Read more...]

Beans are “Swimsuit Season” Friendly

After surviving the Winter of 2013-2014, it's hard to believe it's summer. Is your body swimsuit ready? Beans are your answer. Research suggests that eating a cup of beans a day can help you lose weight. That's right- your bikini body is a jar of beans away! Dr. Joel Fuhrman, MD suggests a … [Read more...]

Baked Beans á la Charente

Summer is baked bean season. They are the perfect companion to cookout favorites like barbeque ribs, slow cooked pork or good old fashioned hot dogs. For this Summer though, we've got a delicious and fancy take on this cookout favorite. Join us on this tasty journey to the French region of Charente … [Read more...]

Beans with Pork Rind

Pork and beans is and classic, down-home and family friendly recipe. It became popular in the early 1800's, feeding everyone from city folk to cowboys blazing trails in the Southwest. Few dishes have as rich of a history in our culture like pork and beans. This recipe is a fun, Italian take on the … [Read more...]

Bean and Cheese Bake

Let's be honest, sometimes you don't feel like preparing a four course meal every night for your family. Casseroles are great dishes to make when dinner is the last thing on your mind. This bean and cheese bake recipe is filling, flavorful and oh so delicious. The recipe is easy to follow and takes … [Read more...]

Vermont Baked Beans with Maple Syrup

Boston may be Beantown, but almost every town and village in New England has its own unique recipe for baked beans, each celebrating its local culture and heritage. In Maine, you'll find beans drizzled with molasses and studded with salt pork; in Massachusetts that means bacon and brown sugar.  In … [Read more...]

Beer Baked BBQ Ham & Beans

Beer Baked BBQ Ham and Kidney Beans

Peanut butter and jelly. Peas and carrots. There are some foods that just taste better together. But beans? Beans have so many complementary foods, it can be hard to keep track of everything that tastes delicious with beans. But we've combined (nearly) all those delicious tastes together into a … [Read more...]

Microwaved Baked Beans

Hey. Sometimes it happens. Despite your best intentions, you forgot to thaw something from the freezer or stop by the store. The kids are hungry and dinner needs to happen now. Rather than turning to frozen meals, we've got a quick and simple meal you can whip up in less than 15 minutes and can … [Read more...]

Cowboy Pork And Beans

Back when cowboys roamed the plains, beans were a critical part of their diet. Why? It was easy to carry a sack of dried beans and a hunk of salt pork in your saddle bags. But we've jazzed up the classic cowboy pork and bean recipe. For one thing, forget the dried beans and opt for fast and … [Read more...]