Blue Runner Spicy New Orleans Navy Beans
Enjoy Blue Runner Creole Cream Style Navy Beans over Zatarain's Extra Long Parboiled Rice for a great New Orleans dinner in a matter of minutes. Just warm the beans in the microwave or pot and cook your favorite smoked sausage. Add the smoked sausage to the beans and you are ready for your own pot of beans. A New Orleans tradition for Monday dinner. Serve with corn bread and Crystal Hot Sauce.
Blue Runner Foods, Inc., canner of Blue Runner Creole Cream Style beans, was founded in 1918 by Mr. Pierre Chauvin. Beginning behind his home, at 21 years of age he started Union Canning Factory canning figs and blackberries. In 1946 he teamed with Mr. C. A. Englade forming Gonzales Products Co., Inc., and a new facility was built at the present location in Gonzales, Louisiana. In 1950 using a recipe from his grandmother, Mr. Chauvin began canning Creole Cream Style White Navy Beans and later added the now famous Creole Cream Style Red Beans. In 1993, Mr. Richard Thomas purchased Gonzales Products Co., Inc., and changed the name to Blue Runner Foods, Inc. Blue Runner Foods, Inc. currently cans many different items.