This version of baked beans, from Montreal’s Joe Red meat restaurant, dials attend the sugar so we are able to taste all the pieces else. The utilization of lentils, importantly, also manner that these baked “beans” cook dinner in a a part of the time. Recipe from The Art of Residing In accordance with Joe Red meat (Ten Velocity Press, 2011) —Genius Recipes
slices bacon, finely diced
onion, finely chopped
crimson lentils, picked over and rinsed
maple syrup, plus more as needed
fair oil, worship grapeseed, vegetable, or canola
cider vinegar, plus more as needed
Colman’s dry mustard
freshly ground shadowy pepper, plus more as needed
- Preheat the over to 350° F (180° C). In an ovenproof pot with a lid, fry the bacon over medium-excessive warmth except crisp. Add the onion and cook dinner, stirring, for about 4 minutes, or except softened. Then add the garlic and cook dinner for 1 minute longer.
- Add the lentils, water, ketchup, maple syrup, oil, vinegar, mustard, pepper, and bay leaf. Trot effectively and season with salt. Elevate to a boil. Duvet, predicament in the oven, and bake for forty five minutes, or except the lentils are subtle.
- Taste and moral the seasoning with salt, pepper, maple syrup, and vinegar. Lend a hand scorching now or later.