These savory and hearty Slow Cooker Steakhouse Cowboy Baked Beans are a simple side dish or main dish that’s filled with beef, bacon and beans!
Prep Time:10 minutes
Cook Time:3 hours
Total Time:3 hours 10 minutes
Yield:10 servings 1x
½ lb. thick cut bacon, cut into pieces
½ lb. ground beef
1 small onion, diced
2 (15oz) cans chili beans (do not drain)
1 (15oz) can kidney beans, drained
1 (15oz) can black beans, drained
2/3 cup A.1. Sauce
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/3 cup HEINZ Ketchup
1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
1/2 tsp cumin
1/4 tsp red pepper flakes
1/4 tsp black pepper
1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
Cook the bacon in a large skillet over medium heat until crisp. Remove bacon from skillet with a slotted spoon and set aside on a paper towel lined plate. Discard all but 2 tbsp of the bacon grease and return skillet to stovetop. Brown the ground beef and onion in the remaining bacon grease until no longer pink and onions are tender, about 5 minutes.
Add the ground beef mixture, bacon and remaining ingredients to the slow cooker and stir to combine. Cook on LOW for 3 to 4 hours or HIGH for 1 to 2 hours. Stir before serving and enjoy.