Mom's Easy Northern Bean Soup Recipe

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mom's easy northern bean soup

dolly cohoon

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@violets

this recipe was my mom's year's ago , this is a hearty soup as well as quick to make in a pinch !


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Serves:

4-6

Prep:

1 Hr

Cook:

1 Hr 30 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

2-48 ounce jar(s)
great northern beans
1 c
onion
2 c
celery
2 c
carrots
8 c
water
1/4 c
chicken base
1 Tbsp
marjoram, dried
1 tsp
garlic powder
2 tsp
black pepper
1
ham bone or 1-2 cups diced ham or crumbled bacon

Directions Step-By-Step

1
dice your veggies and set aside , drain your northern beans and set aside , in a large pot add your water and your veggies (not your beans tho) stir in your seasoning's and the chicken base. bring to a boil and simmer , just until your veggies are tender crisp. now add your beans and ham bone continue to simmer for 30 minutes with the lid on the pot , stir often. my husband can't get enough of this soup it's one of his favorites ,
enjoy :-)
2
as far as spices go of course feel free to season to taste and depending on your brand of chicken base you may want to just add alil at a time to taste because ham is salty as well. this soup is very forgiving and can be easily adjusted to suit your family's taste :-)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Bean Soups
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Onion, #Carrots, #celery, #diced