How to Cook Dried Beans | Recipe for Salsa Burger Chili

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  1. Brown meat with onion in a large skillet; drain fat.
  2. Place dried beans, meat mixture, 1 cup water and all other ingredients in slow cooker.
  3. Cook on high for 5-6 hours for pre-soaked pinto beans (3-4 hours for navy beans), 6-7 hours for dried pinto beans (4-5 hours for navy beans) that have not been pre-soaked.
  4. ON THE STOVE WITHOUT A SLOW COOKER: Follow instructions above except cook on the stove on medium-low heat for 2-3 hours for pre-soaked beans.