One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
An American dish of baked beans with salt pork and molasses.
- ‘In the Northeast, beans were stewed with maple syrup and bacon to make classic Boston baked beans, which are actually a variation on a Native American bean dish stewed with venison.’
- ‘The dish which inspired the canning of this product was Boston baked beans.’
- ‘The New England kitchen was staffed by costumed guides who served visitors Boston baked beans and brown bread.’
- ‘The Bush Burrito has chicken with Texas hickory sauce, while the Kerry one has Boston baked beans and Heinz 57 sauce.’
- ‘Adding a teaspoon to a cream soup or drizzling a few drops around a plate can add a complex sweetness to traditional dishes such as Boston baked beans.’
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