BioLight camp stove cooks your food and charges your gadgets

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Sunday is the time for making home made baked beans

It’s a long weekend here for Australia day. Ā A perfect time to make the perfect Baked Beans. Ā There are many recipes but this one works for me. Ā If you wanted to make it richer in the winter months you could add a ham hock. Ā That would be tasty..

(Serves 6)

3 tbsp fine salt
450g dried haricot beans
2 tbsp oil
2 garlic cloves, crushed
1 small carrot, peeled and finely chopped
1 stick of celery, finely chopped
400g tinned tomatoes, chopped
2Ā½ tbsp tomato ketchup
1Ā½ tsp cornflour

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