Recipe Round-Up: Our Top Ten 2021 Favorites
As we close out 2021, we’ve gathered together this year’s top ten bean recipes that you and your family will love. From easy weeknight Instant Pot dishes and Dutch oven winners to dips, snacks, and sides, this collection of flavorful, popular favorites is sure to please. Be sure to bookmark or pin them for easy future reference!
Lima Beans with Shrimp & Andouille
Three southern staples star in this often-asked-for, easy-to-make dish. Cooked low and slow on the stovetop, it’ll make the whole house smell amazing.
Red Beans and Rice with Smoked Ham Hock and Sausage
An easy Instant Pot recipe perfect for a hectic Monday, this dish offers up delicious red beans in about an hour.
Slow Cooker Vegetarian Red Beans
Like to throw everything in the slow cooker and let it do its magic? Next time you need to feed a crowd, this vegetarian recipe’s for you.
Bourbon-Bacon Field Peas with Collards
Creamy and decadent, these field peas cooked with bourbon and bacon are excellent alongside your favorite fried chicken.
Instant Pot Lima Beans & Greens Soup
Versatile and customizable, this homey beans & greens soup will make you feel all warm and cozy.
Slow Cooker Cheesy Refried Bean Dip
A gameday essential, this refried bean dip delivers a win every time.
Pinto Beans & Ham Hocks
A cookbook favorite from our friend Chef Jennifer Hill Booker, this recipe guarantees a thick, rich pot of pintos.
Slow Cooker White Bean & Chicken Chili
An extra step in this slow cooker recipe makes all the creamy difference. Try it, and you’ll agree.
Jalapeño Pepper Jelly Baked Beans
Mmm. Bacon, barbecue sauce, and a whole jar jalapeño pepper jelly make this one of the most flavorful baked bean dishes we’ve ever tasted.
Cowboy Caviar with Blackeye Peas
A perfect side dish or party dip, Cowboy Caviar is beloved by all.