Easy Pork ‘n’ Beans

Total Time

Prep: 5 min. Cook: 1 hour


20 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Friends prepared the food, including these simple yet delicious baked beans, when our daughter, Briana, married Jerad Van Der Zwaag. Chili powder enhances canned beans for a rich crowd-pleasing dish.


  • 2 cans (55 ounces each) pork and beans
  • 2 large onions, chopped
  • 10 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled
  • 1-1/4 cups packed brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup vinegar
  • 1/3 cup ketchup
  • 5 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon ground mustard


  1. In a Dutch oven, combine all ingredients; bring to a boil over medium-high heat. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 1 hour or until heated through.

Nutrition Facts

1/2 cup: 150 calories, 2g fat (1g saturated fat), 3mg cholesterol, 362mg sodium, 30g carbohydrate (19g sugars, 4g fiber), 5g protein.