Prairie Dog Pinto Beans

Total Time
4hrs 5mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 4 hrs

From a 1980 cookbook "Texas Recipes from Texas Place" Cook time doesn't include soaking the beans overnight.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Wash beans. Place beans in large pot cover with cold water and soak overnight.
  2. When ready to cook bring beans to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer 1 hour.
  3. Stir in remaining ingredients cover and simmer 3 hours or till beans are tender.
  4. Add more water if necessary.


Most Helpful

These were quick and easy to make. I liked them very well. DH thought they were good but a bit sweet. I would certainly make these again.

threeovens March 22, 2012

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