Pinto Beans are packed with protein, fiber, vitamins, and minerals, and are a heart-healthy choice that can help reduce cholesterol, maintain blood sugar levels, and even aid in weight loss.


Dried pinto beans Water Optional: ham hock, bacon, or other seasonings

Pinto beans can be cooked by themselves.  To add some flavor, some good options are: Garlic, Salt & Pepper,  Ham Hock or Pork Side Meat

Rinse the pinto beans and remove any stones or debris. Then place the beans in the crock pot along with any optional seasonings

Wash beans and place in the crock pot, add water and stir to combine. Add the ham hock or bacon for flavor. Then cover and cook on low until the beans are tender.

A bag of dried pinto beans costs just a few dollars and can serve as the base for multiple meals. This makes a frugal pantry staple

Discover how delicous these easy affordable crock pot pinto beans can be. Not only will they feed a large crowd for a small price, they are a dry goods pantry staple.

Pinto beans in a crock pot it’s about embracing a healthier lifestyle, making smart financial choices, and enjoying the simple pleasures of home cooking.