HOME > Chowhound > Washington DC & Baltimore >

Heinz Baked Beans (UK recipe)

Ms UK Sep 12, 2012 03:13 PM

We've been buying the above from our commissary but the price keeps going up and up. The kids won't eat any other brands as they're too sweet. Even the Heinz Canadian version is sweeter than their UK product. Anyone got any suggestions for a regular supply? We're in the DC/Maryland area.

  1. Click to Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
  1. a
    AZGrandpa RE: Ms UK Sep 12, 2012 03:45 PM

    Here in the AZ desert, I buy mine at the Cost Plus World Market deli section.

    1. kubasd RE: Ms UK Sep 12, 2012 03:53 PM

      I get mine at stop and shop in the UK section... and in DC the same company owns Giant... so I'd check there.

      1. m
        Milocat1 RE: Ms UK Sep 13, 2012 05:22 AM

        Rodman's at Friendship Heights has them so their other stores may have them Also try World Market.

        1 Reply
        1. re: Milocat1
          Terrie H. RE: Milocat1 Sep 18, 2012 04:24 PM

          Rodman's in White Flint carries it, as well.

        2. monkeyrotica RE: Ms UK Sep 13, 2012 05:57 AM

          Whole Foods carries them. Harris Teeter does as well. I usually get mine via Amazon.

          1. MsDiPesto RE: Ms UK Sep 18, 2012 11:07 AM

            Even Giant food stores have a 3 foot wide British section that usually has Heinz cans.

            1. c
              chefonism RE: Ms UK Sep 18, 2012 02:59 PM

              you can get them through amazon for $21 for a pack of 12 cans if you subscribe to have them delivered regularly thenthe go down to $20

              1. h
                hbg1 RE: Ms UK Sep 24, 2012 07:03 AM

                I don't know how much you're used to paying, but I saw it yesterday in Wegman's for $1.99.

                1. w
                  wkstat RE: Ms UK Feb 12, 2014 01:42 PM

                  Our local Fresh n Easy store in long Beach, ca. has the original from England at $1.79 I bought some made in Canada but found then to be too strong and sweet . After experimenting with different recipes, I found that if you mix a can of the Heinz Canadian beans with a can of Wal-Mart navy beans, including the liquid, it is right on. Give it a bash.

                  1. helen_m RE: Ms UK Feb 13, 2014 05:23 PM

                    Safeway in Glover Park has UK Heinz baked beans in the international aisle. I can't bear them but my son and husband are huge fans. You can also get them delivered by Safeways online (not as nice a shopping experience as Ocado back in the UK ;) but anyway) Rodmans has them too.

                    1. r
                      RainyDayLatte RE: Ms UK Feb 15, 2014 06:07 AM

                      I have seen them at Wegman's in MD. You might assume that they will be more expensive at a regular store v. a commissary, but I have found that with imported food, it can go either way.

                      1. m
                        Ms UK RE: Ms UK Feb 15, 2014 12:33 PM

                        Thanks everyone. I found a supply at our local Grand Mart (along with custard powder, salad cream and golden syrup).

                        Show Hidden Posts