Easy Baked Beans

While I like to assume that my husband married me for my irresistible charm, girlish good looks, and sparkling personality, I know better: he married me for the easy baked beans.

Easy Baked Beans. Healthy recipe that's ready to go in less than 30 minutes and almost completely hands free!

Broadly speaking, he actually married me for Kansas City barbecue, of which  baked beans are a critical component. I’m not sure which it was that finally lead him to say, “I do”—a lifetime of putting up with my antics enjoying my company or the KC pulled pork, but ever since we stopped for lunch at this legendary establishment, he’s been very very enthusiastic about being a part of a Kansas family. Whenever we head back to my hometown, at least two barbecue runs are a mandatory part of our travel agenda.

In between trips to Kansas, we’ve tried to alleviate our ‘cue cravings at two local barbecue joints here in Milwaukee. Neither came close to what we can find in KC, so I’ve come up with a few imitator recipes of my own, my favorite of which thus far is today’s healthy, easy “baked” beans.

The best easy baked beans! So simple, healthy, and perfect for a summer picnic or barbecue

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