Have you signed up to host a Barbecue for the Troops for the summer yet? Be sure to use one of our amazing recipes! And here’s another, straight from the frontlines! Our troops may not always have a gourmet kitchen, but they have come up with some ingenious ways to cook up a storm!

Best Baked Beans Ever

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1 (12 oz.) can SPAM chopped

1 Tbsp molasses (you can substitute brown sugar or syrup)

1 Tbsp chili sauce

2 (15 oz.) cans baked beans

Optional 2 coarsely chopped onions

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Preheat Crock-Pot on high setting.  (If you are using onions, microwave onions with some water until translucent.)  Combine all ingredients into the Crock-Pot and cook for 1 hour.  Stir as needed.  Reduce heat on Crock-Pot to low or warm.