Cowboy Pork and Bean Stew

Cowboy Pork and Beanstick-150x150[1]     Serves 4

  • 700/800g Pork joint, cut into 3cm cubes
  • 400g tin of beans
  • Small tin baked beans
  • 3 onions, quartered
  • 6 cloves
  • 3 cloves of garlic, crushed
  • 50g tomato ketchup
  • 50g black treacle
  • 50g dark brown sugar
  • 1 tbsp Dijon/English mustard
  • 2 tbsp red wine vinegar
  • 1 tbsp corn flour


  1. Place the cubed pork in the slow cooker.
  2. Take one of the quarters of onions and stud it with the cloves. Put this and the rest of the onion in the cooker, along with the rest of the ingredients. Stir until combined.
  3. Put on the lid and set to High. Leave for 2 hours to cook then change to Low and cook for another 4 hours.
  4. Remove the lid and place back on High for 1 hour. Make up the corn flour with a little water and add to the stew. Let it cook for 5 minutes. The mixture should thicken.
  5. Serve with crusty bread and a beer ;) )


 This freezes really well for up to 3 months.


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