Triple Bean Bake

Preparation info

  • Makes

    6 to 8

    • Difficulty


Appears in

The Cheese Biscuit Queen Tells All: Recipes, Remembrances, and a Little Riotous Behavior

The Cheese Biscuit Queen Tells All

By Mary Martha Greene

Published 2021

  • About

When a group of military wives in Beaufort decided to put together a cookbook, they requested recipes from several elected officials. Senator John McCain sent a recipe for Arizona Baked Beans, which can be found in a quick online search. In his memory, here’s my favorite recipe for baked beans.


  • ½ pound thick-cut bacon
  • 1 pound lean ground beef
  • ½ cup<


Preheat the oven to 350°F. Grease a 3-quart ovenproof casserole dish with butter or cooking spray.

Cut the bacon in half lengthwise and then dice into ½-inch pieces. Fry the bacon, sti