Brazilian Beans

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 12
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 158.2
  • Total Fat: 6.9 g
  • Cholesterol: 34.2 mg
  • Sodium: 442.9 mg
  • Total Carbs: 11.7 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 3.1 g
  • Protein: 11.9 g

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Comfort Food Comfort Food
Number of Servings: 12


    16oz bag Pinto Beans
    1 ham hock
    1lb Turkey Smoked Sausage
    1-2 tomatoes, chopped
    1 green bell pepper, chopped
    1 med onion, chopped
    2 tbsp minced garlic
    2 tbsp olive oil


Soak beans in water overnight

Saute tomatoes, onion, and bell pepper in olive oil.
Cook Smoked Sausage until browned.
Add beans to crock pot and barely cover with water. Add remaining ingredients. Cook on high for 4-6 hours or on low 8-10 hours

Serve over rice

Number of Servings: 12

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user MPORTER2.

Member Ratings For This Recipe

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    Very Good
    Very very good. And VERY filling. I loved all the fiber, and it warmed me up. Thank you! - 5/22/07

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    These are the best! - 4/7/07