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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 5
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 337.0
  • Total Fat: 6.6 g
  • Cholesterol: 30.8 mg
  • Sodium: 1,118.5 mg
  • Total Carbs: 46.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 15.0 g
  • Protein: 23.7 g

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Slow Cooker Pinto Beans and Ham

Submitted by: MISSRENO

Introduction

A wonderful slow cooked bean and ham recipe... the ham falls apart with a spoon. Great served with sour cream and corn bread. A wonderful slow cooked bean and ham recipe... the ham falls apart with a spoon. Great served with sour cream and corn bread.
Number of Servings: 5

Ingredients

    1lb of dry pinto beans, sorted and rinsed
    1lb of ham (hambone is fine)
    water to cover
    salt and pepper to taste
    1 jalapeno, minced
    1/3 a large onion, minced

Directions

Cover beans and ham with double the volume of water (for example, two cups of beans would be about 4-5 cups of water.), cook in slow cooker on low for 8-9 hours, checking water levels every few hours. Add minced onion and jalapeno with salt/pepper to taste. Cook 30 minutes more.



Number of Servings: 5

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user MISSRENO.






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  • 2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    Where does the ham come in for this recipe? There are no instructions for the ham. Thanks - 12/29/10

    Reply from MISSRENO (12/31/10)
    Sorry about the confusion. I just put the ham in with the water and beans as it cooks overnight. the ham falls apart and is completely tender.

    Hope that helps.


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  • Incredible!
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    Absolutely delicious! For such a simple recipe it was the best beans Ive ever had! - 12/29/10

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