Main Meal Recipes > Bacon and Beans

How to make bacon and beans:
A classic bacon and bean style dish.


1/4 pint haricot beans (volume measurement)
pepper and salt
1 pint of milk
4 slices of bacon
4 tablespoons butter
4 heaped tablespoons flour
2 tablespoons chopped parsley
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- Wash the beans and soak them overnight.
- Cook for 2 hours until tender and then drain.
- Make a white sauce from the milk, butter and flour and add the parsley.
- Fry the bacon.
- Serve the beans covered with the parsley sauce and garnished with bacon.