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Sweet Baked Bean Chili

This sweet baked bean chili freezer meal will rock your world! It's got all the best flavors of baked beans and bacon in a light chili that everyone will love.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time6 hrs
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Baked Bean Chili Freezer Meal, Baked Bean Chili Recipe
Servings: 6
Author: Hannah Stewart


  • Slow Cooker or Crock Pot


  • 1 lb bacon cooked and diced
  • 15 oz can black beans drained and rinsed
  • 28 oz can baked beans
  • 28 oz can diced tomatoes
  • 2 cups broth of preference use water if out of broth
  • 1 tsp onion powder, paprika 1 tsp of each
  • 1 tbsp garlic powder, oregano, chili powder, cumin


  • Add all ingredients together into slow cooker.
  • Cook on low 6-8 hours or high 3-4 hours.
  • Ready to serve! Enjoy!

Freezer Directions:

  • Label Freezer bag with recipe name, cooking from frozen directions and expiration date (todays date plus three months).
  • Add all ingredients into labeled gallon freezer bag.
  • Store in freezer for up to three months.

Cooking from Frozen Directions:

  • Thaw overnight in fridge or in the morning in some warm water (meal may not be 100% thawed but that is ok).
  • Add freezer bag contents into slow cooker.
  • Cook on low 6-8 hours. (May need an extra 30 minutes if completely frozen when placed in slow cooker).
  • It's ready to serve, enjoy!


  • Garnish with cheese, sour cream, fresh green onions or peppers!
  • For a kick add in a little hot sauce to your bowl. 
  • Great dish to serve for a party or family gathering!