Colleen's Pinto Beans

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Total Time
3hrs 15mins
15 mins
3 hrs

I made this for a potluck and it was devoured. Several people asked for the recipe. It was one of those... "what do I have on hand" dishes. It has lots of flavor and I will definitely make this again. Good comfort food.

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  1. Sort, Rinse and Soak beans overnight.
  2. Brown pork and onions in frying pan.
  3. Add spices and coffee.
  4. Bring to a boil; reduce to a simmer for 5 minutes.
  5. In crock pot or large sauce pan add beans, pork mixture, can of tomato sauce, and minced tomato.
  6. Cover with water and cook until tender.