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Famous Dave's Baked Wilbur Beans Recipe

Famous Dave’s Baked Wilbur Beans Recipe

Dave’s Baked Wilbur Beans is a delicious side dish that has been around for many years. It is simple to make, and the ingredients are budget-friendly. This beloved recipe can be found in cookbooks, magazines, and online recipes throughout the United States. The flavor of Dave’s Baked Wilbur Beans will draw you in with its sweet taste combined with smoky barbeque flavors. Whether as a side dish or served on its own, this dish is sure to please your palate!
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Author: Lori Walker, MS, RD
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 50 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Servings: 18 people
Calories: 519kcal


  • 8 oz smoked pork sausage
  • 6 slices bacon
  • 4 oz cooked beef brisket
  • 1/4 cup minced red bell pepper
  • 4 oz cooked pulled pork
  • 1 3/4 cups famous dave’s rich & sassy barbecue sauce
  • 2 28 oz cans of bush’s best original baked beans
  • 1 cup minced white onion
  • 2 tbsp minced jalapeno pepper


  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • In a large skillet, cook the bacon over medium heat until crisp. Remove from pan and set aside.
  • Add the sausage, beef brisket, and pulled pork to the same skillet and cook over medium heat until browned and cooked through (about 8 minutes).
  • Add the onion, bell pepper, and jalapeno pepper to the skillet and cook for an additional 5 minutes.
  • Remove from heat and set aside.
  • In a large bowl, combine the baked beans and barbecue sauce until well blended.
  • Mix in the cooked bacon, sausage, beef brisket, and pulled pork until evenly distributed throughout the mixture.
  • Transfer mixture to a 9×13 inch baking dish and bake at 350°F for 25-30 minutes or until bubbly around the edges of the pan. Serve warm with your favorite side dishes, such as rice or mashed potatoes!


• For added sweetness, add 1/4 cup brown sugar to the baked bean mixture before baking.
• You can substitute any barbeque sauce for the famous dave’s rich & sassy barbeque sauce if desired.
• For a spicier version, add 1 tsp cayenne pepper or more minced jalapeno peppers to the mixture.
• To speed up preparation time, you can use pre-cooked bacon and pre-cooked sausage in this recipe.
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