Best Crock Pot Baked Beans
Author: Paige
Prep time: 3 hours
Cook time: 12 hours
Total time: 15 hours
Here's an easy, tasty crock pot version of the best homemade from "scratch" baked beans I've ever eaten.
  • 8 cups water
  • 2-1/2 dried navy beans or white beans
  • 1 cup red onion, chopped
  • ½ cup dark molasses
  • ¼ cup dark brown sugar, packed
  • 1 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1 cup salt pork (about 4 ounces), cut in small pieces
  1. In a covered dutch oven, bring water and beans to a boil
  2. Reduce heat and simmer for 2 hours
  3. Remove from heat and pour into a bowl with liquid
  4. DO NOT drain
  5. Cover bowl and refrigerate until chilled
  6. Drain beans reserving 1 cup of liquid
  7. Transfer beans and 1 cup of liquid to crock pot
  8. Add salt pork, and the rest of the ingredients
  9. Stir and cover with crock pot lid
  10. Cook on low setting only for 12 to 14 hours
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