Split Pea Soup

Laura Meissner

By
@LauraAnn50

my family loves it when i make them split pea soup. it is a favorite during the winter months.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Ingredients

8 c
water
2.5 c
dried split peas
1
medium onion
1 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
pepper
2
carrots, chopped
2
stalks celery, finely chopped
1 lb
boneless smoked ham

Step-By-Step

1Heat water and peas to boiling.
2Boil for 2 minutes, then remove from heat and cover.
3Let sit for 1 hour.
4Add ham (whole), onion, salt and pepper.
5Cover and simmer until peas are tender, about 1 hour.
6Remove ham and cut ham to 1/2 inch pieces.
7Stir ham, carrots, and celery into soup.
8Cover and simmer until veggies are tender, about 45 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Soups, Vegetable Soup
Other Tag: Quick & Easy