Homemade baked beans are beyond delicious - even people who think they don¿t like beans can¿t resist homemade. They make a fantastic side dish or main course: serve them with corn bread on the side and their a meal on their own, or pair the baked beans with hearty meats and a green salad for a casual dinner.
Prepare this baked bean side dish either for a family or a crowd. For 50 servings, we recommend preparing two smaller batches; there's less danger of burning the beans at the bottom of the pot.
With a side dish this good, you don't need much of an entree, but it does go well with chicken or fish.
The spicy homemade sauce in this baked beans recipe will make a hit at barbecue cookouts.
Five ingredients combine for this hearty side dish. Serve the beans over corn bread squares to make it a main dish.
For a casserole recipe that appeals to kids, try this combination of hot dogs, baked beans, and cornbread.
Make a kid-friendly version by adding chunks of all-beef hot dogs to this delicious casserole recipe.
Five types of beans--including kidney beans and butter beans--and bacon make this healthy recipe a potluck picnic favorite.
Baked beans are a summer staple. This streamlined recipe develops the same deep, rich flavor without heating up the oven.
Use your favorite bottled barbecue sauce for this stir-together baked beans side dish.
For a barbecue or picnic, this low-fat side dish is delicious with grilled meats.
Pancetta and maple syrup lighten the flavor of these otherwise traditional baked beans.
Navy beans are cooked with bacon and molasses to create this classic side-dish recipe.
Ground beef, bacon, bratwurst, beans and a barbecue sauce make this casserole a hearty main dish for fall. Share it with others at a potluck or a tailgate.
For a meatless main-dish recipe in less than 30 minutes, combine quinoa, avocado, tomatoes, and spinach. The lemon juice mixture adds a refreshing citrus flavor.
Make a quick and flavorful side dish wth these doctored beans when you don't have time to bake beans.
Once you learn how to cook a honey-glazed ham in your own kitchen you'll find it's just as easy to make one at home as it is to make the trip to a specialty store for a pre-sliced ham with a packet of glaze. What's more, you'll find the homemade version is considerably less expensive.
If you've shied away from learning how to make chicken enchiladas, you're not alone. While tacos and even burritos seem fairly manageable, enchiladas can be intimidating, from the filling to the sauce to the bubbling melted cheese. Rise above your fear! Enchiladas are surprisingly easy to make--even a cooking newbie can pull off this Mexican meal.