Pinto Beans are to the Western States what Boston Baked Beans are to the New England States. You absolutely have to include them for every picnic, pot luck and family gathering. Though they are totally different in flavors, both are incredibly delicious, hearty, filling and easy to make. And, both are best served with a healthy slice of hot cornbread! Whether you are grilling a steak, chicken,hamburgers or BBQ ribs, these Pinto Beans are the perfect side dish!
Ready? This is what we’ll need.
Just a few simple ingredients turn plain dry beans into delicious side dish.
And a nice smoked Ham Shank or Hock.