Sweet and Savory Baked Beans

Sweet and Savory Baked Beans

These sweet and savory baked beans from scratch combine all the great flavors of a picnic favorite with a little twist!

Ingredients

  • 1/2 lb dry lima beans
  • 1/2 lb dry great northern beans
  • 8 cups hot water
  • 5 strips of bacon, sliced
  • 1 yellow onion, diced
  • 4 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 can crushed tomatoes (15 ounce can)
  • 4 tablespoons tomato paste
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 1 bottle of beer (12 ounce bottle)
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon molasses
  • 1 tablespoon dijon mustard
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1 cup monterey jack cheese, grated
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