Texas "Barking Spider" Beans

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  • I usually make a pot of beans one week and a pot of soup the next.




     




    I call em' my Texas Barking Spider Beans




     



    why??



    Cause usually about 6 hours after you consume them the spiders start barking!




    If the spiders in your immediate vicinity don’t start barkin’ within six hours of consumption, you left something out. LOL



    ya!



    GWB




    16 oz Pkg 15 bean soup mix



    Put in a pot and add a quart or so of water. Let sit over night or blanch (bring just to a boil), turn of the heat and cover and let sit 20 minutes or so. Pour off liquid. Rinse beans.
    Into a large crockpot pour/add



    1 can Rotel tomatoes
    2 cans tomato sauce.
    Three tablespoons (or more) Caldo de Res powdered beef bullion.
    ½ teaspoon Corriander
    Two or three teaspoons Cumin Powder (or more to taste)
    Garlic Powder
    Black Pepper
    Paprika
    Chili Powder
    Cayenne Red Pepper
    Couple dashes of Tony Chacheries Creole Seasoning



    Chop up and add
    1 or two large cloves of garlic
    ½ sweet yellow onion and red onion
    ½ large red bell pepper
    2 medium jalepeno peppers
    2 chipotle peppers
    bunch of fresh Cilantro, chopped
    ½ lb of Venison Smoked links, chopped, or your grocers brand of smoked links if you don't have your own.
    4 to 8 oz of cubed/diced ham
    Add water to within 1/2" of the lid so you'll have plenty of soup. If you need to add more beef bullion powder do so to taste.
    Cover your crockpot and fasten the lid securely. Cook for 8 to 10 hours on low.


    Add some crushed up Corn chips or crumble up some cornbread and scarf.

  • There are many variations of Hurricane Stew but I suspect that is one of the finest....(most potent).....long may the spiders bark.

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