Side Dishes

Baked Beans with Rosemary and Fennel

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A savory baked bean dish with rosemary and fennel and a parmesan cheese crust. No sugary baked beans here!

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1 lb dried navy beans (or bean of choice)
4 slices of bacon, chopped into small pieces
2 medium yellow onions
1/2 cup olive oil
1/2 fennel bulb, diced
salt and pepper to taste
1 cup canned diced tomatoes, drained
6 cloves roasted garlic (try this tutorial)
1 sprig fresh thyme
1 sprig fresh rosemary
1 tbsp chopped fresh parsley
1 bay leaf
4 cups chicken broth
1 3/4 cups shredded parmesan cheese (divided into 1 cup and 3/4 cup)
Soak the beans in water for 12 to 24 hours. Drain, set aside. In a large dutch oven, cook the bacon pieces until crispy. Add the onions, fennel, and olive oil. Cook on medium heat for 20 minutes until...
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Nutritions

Calories
895

Sodium
2144mg
89% DV

Fat
61g
94% DV

Protein
44g
88% DV

Carbs
32g
11% DV

Fiber
12g
49% DV