Staff Picks

Homemade Baked Beans

Rating: 4.5 stars 18
A pan of baked beans is a welcome addition to any backyard barbecue, family reunion potluck, or football tailgate.

Rum Baked Beans

Rating: 4.5 stars 3
Rum is the secret ingredient in this baked bean recipe.

Ham-and-Bean Soup Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 5
A leftover Easter ham bone is the foundation for this easy, hearty meal.

Home-Style Butterbeans

These Southern-style butterbeans are flavored wtih bacon, brown sugar, and onion and offer the convenience of frozen butterbeans.

Capitol Hill Bean Soup Recipe

Rating: 4 stars 4
Hearty bean soup has been on the menu in the Senate's restaurant every day since at least 1903.

Slow-Cooker Green Beans Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 2
This recipe frees up precious stove-top space and reminds us of the traditional green beans our grandmothers used to make.

Lady Pea Salad

This light, bright pea salad is made for summer parties.

Southern-Style Green Beans Recipe

There's something so wonderful about the way a hambone broth infuses green beans with a salty, meaty smokiness.

Slow Cooker Lentil Soup

Rating: 3 stars 2
This colorful lentil soup is a kitchen staple any time of year.

Navy Bean and Ham Soup Recipe

Rating: 3.5 stars 3
This slow-cooker recipe couldn't be easier.

Mini Black Bean and Cheese Enchiladas Recipe

Rating: 2.5 stars 3
Everyone loves enchiladas but all that rolling and filling can be a little labor-intensive on a busy weeknight. So we figured out a way to bake up a pan of delicious mini enchiladas in three easy steps!

Smoky White Bean Soup Recipe

You might not believe us, but this Smoky White Bean Soup is ready from start to finish in just 15 minutes.

Inspiration and Ideas

Pickled Green Beans Recipe
Crushed red pepper, fresh dill springs, and garlic cloves come together in this recipe to create a distinctively delicious flavor.
Slow-Cooker Cowboy Beans
Rating: 3.5 stars 2

These flavorful beans spend most of their time in a slow-cooker.