Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Thrift store score!
I have wished for many years that I could have a "bean pot." Recently, I finally figured out how to make tender baked beans. And then, much to my delight, I found this little pot at a thrift store. Apparently, it is leftover from one of these made by West Bend:
Mine did not come with the electrical appliance part. I just have a charming stoneware pot. Here is the inside:
I've never really known if there was an advantage to having an official "bean pot," but I have used it now, and it certainly worked nicely. It is deep and tapers up toward the top. That was kind of on my "bucket list." :D