Five Award-winning Baked Bean Recipes

What’s a summer barbecue without a pot of baked beans? Whether they’re sweet and tangy or meaty with a hint of salt, they round out a meal like no other dish. Here are some recipes for baked beans that won a judge’s heart. If you’re fond of bacon and brown sugar you’ll love Paula Dean’s bean recipe. Try this southern classic which includes kidney and butter beans. This award-winner is cooked on the bbq itself and includes yellow mustard, molasses, maple syrup and apple cider vinegar. For a recipe using good old canned pork and beans and green pepper try this recipe from the Pioneer Woman. And finally here’s a bean recipe done in a slow-cooker for those busy days when you want good food without a fuss.