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BBQ Baked Beans

BBQ Baked Beans

BBQ Baked Beans Final

The dad in your life is definitely going to love the made-from-scratch (dried beans and all) flavors of our BBQ Baked Bean recipe. It’s so perfect to pair with whatever he’s grillin” up this Father’s Day!

  • Prep Time20 min
  • Cook Time8 hr
  • Total Time8 hr 20 min


    • 1 Cup Mrs. Miller’s Sweet Hickory BBQ Sauce
    • 1 16 ounce Bag Dried Great Northern Beans, sorted
    • 6 ounce Thick Cut Local Bacon (we used Meatheads Union)
    • 1 White Onion, chopped
    • 2 teaspoons Garlic Powder, divided
    • 2 teaspoons Onion Powder, divided
    • 3/4 Cup Brown Sugar
    • 1/2 teaspoon Ground Nutmeg
    • 1/4 teaspoon Ground Cloves
    • 2 Cups Water
    • Hot Sauce to taste
    • Salt and Pepper to taste



    Sauté Bacon until crispy and set aside on a paper towel. Cool and chop into pieces


    Sauté Onions in Bacon grease until translucent. Place the cooked Bacon and the Onions in a 4-quart slow cooker.


    Place sorted Beans, 1 tsp Garlic Powder, 1 tsp Onion Powder, Water, Salt, and Pepper in the slow cooker and cook on low for 6 hours.


    Add remaining ingredients and cook on low an additional 2 hours.

    These beans are the perfect accompaniment to your Father’s Day Grill ‘n Chill spread! Let dad get the steaks ready – you got the beans!