Bountiful Baked Beans

Servings: 12 3/4 cup servings

1 Lb Navy beans (or baby white lima beans cooked per package instructions)
1 med. onion, chopped
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 cup tomato puree
1/2 cup dates, blended with 1 cup water
1/3 cup molasses
1 teaspoon onion powder
1 teaspoon vegetable salt
1/2 teaspoon salt

1. Cook beans until tender.
2. Add ALL other ingredients and bake in a sprayed, covered 9″x13″ casserole dish at 350 degrees for 1 hour.
3. Uncover and bake about 30 more minutes, or until golden brown and bubbly.

Tastes even better the next day!