Mix a recipe for baked beans with one for chili con carne and you create a special kind of baked beans. This recipe is great for a crowd.
- Preheat oven to 350º Fahrenheit. Lightly grease a 2 1/2 quart casserole dish.
- Cook beef, bacon and onion in a large saucepan until cooked through. Drain fat.
- Combine the rest of the ingredients, except the beans, in a bowl. Mix well. Then add to the meat and stir.
- Mix in beans and place the mixture into the casserole dish. Cover and bake in the oven for about 1 hour.
Fusion cooking? Maybe. What is certain chili baked beans are ideal dish for a yard party such as Labor Day or to warm up before the trick or treat round at Halloween.