4 lbs of Bushes Baked Beans
2 cups of onion diced
¼ cup prepared mustard (spicy brown)
¼ cup molasses
2 cups Brown sugar
1 cup white sugar
1 lbs of Bacon cooked and crumbled (crispy but not hard under cooked slightly)
2 lbs Ground turkey or lean beef
¼ cup ketchup
1 Tablespoon diced garlic
Combine all in a crock-pot and cook on low 8-10 hours stirring occasionally.
Served with grilled meat and potato salad or by it’s self with fresh hot bread buttered.
This is a Schmeckpeper family favorite. Leftovers reheat well and taste even better.
Settling the Mississippi valley and the west many families developed recipes to stretch meat to feed them through the lean times. Here is one family favorite sure to endure.