Good Old Navy Beans

Good Old Navy Beans

  • Prep: 8 hr
  • Cook Time: 4 min
  • Total: 8 hr 4 min
  • Serving: 6 servings

Navy bean and ham hock side dish.


  • 2 pounds white navy beans
  • 1 generous ham hock
  • 1 whole onion, peeled
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup butter


  1. Sock the beans in cold water for 8-10 hours. Drain.
  2. Place the beans in a large pot and cover with fresh water. Bring to a boil.
  3. Mix in the ham hock, onion, salt and pepper and simmer on low for 4 hours (adding more water as needed).
  4. Mix in the butter once the beans are done.

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