Celia’s Butter Beans Recipe

Preparation: 10 minutes (the beans need to soak overnight) | Cook: 11 hours | Serves:  8



  1. Soak the lima beans overnight in 2 ½ times more water than beans.
  2. Drain and place the beans in a crockpot. Add enough water to cover the beans.
  3. Add the onions, green pepper and ham.
  4. Cook on high for 3 hours.
  5. Add the bay leaves, seasoning, and pepper.
  6. Cook on low for 8 hours.