Gloria's Refried Beans

Recipe by papergoddess
READY IN: 6hrs 5mins
SERVES: 6-8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Combine beans, water, and onion in a large dutch oven.
  • Bring to a boil, cover, and remove from heat for 2 hours (or soak beans in cold water overnight) Return to heat, bring to a boil, and simmer slowly until beans are very tender, about 3 hours.
  • Coarsely mash beans with a potato masher, and add bacon drippings; mix well.
  • Continue cooking, stirring frequently, until beans are thickened and fat is absorbed.
  • Salt to taste.
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