1/2 lb bacon, fried, drained on paper towels, crumbled in large pieces
1 1/2 lb hamburger, browned and drained
1/2 bag frozen onion and peppers
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 tsp pepper
1 tbsp chili powder
1 can pork & beans
1 can red kidney beans
1 can butter beans
2 tbsp mustard
1/2 cup hot sauce, optional
Combine all the above ingredients in a crockpot or slowcooker. Place lid on the cooker and cook on low setting for 6 hours.
Note: The hot sauce is optional, according to your taste. If you want just a little heat cut the hot sauce back to a couple of tablespoons.