Hoppin' John

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Jess Weible

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@jweiblej

We LOOVEE this stuff. Its one of the staples in our house, especially when it starts to cool off outside. Serve it with a healthy scoop of rice and a generous slab of cornbread!

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Ingredients

1-2 Tbsp
extra virgin olive oil
4
carrots, peeled and chopped
1
medium onion, chopped
2
stalks celery, chopped
4 can(s)
black eyed peas
1 small
package country ham chips
salt & pepper to taste
4-5 c
cooked white rice
hot sauce (optional) for garnish

How to Make Hoppin' John

Step-by-Step

  • 1Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat and add the carrots, celery and onion. Season with salt and pepper to taste and cook for about 3-5 minutes, stirring often until tender. Add the black-eyed peas to the skillet along with 2 cups of water. Bring to a boil.
  • 2Place your ham in a slow-cooker and pour the black-eyed pea mixture over it, mix it all up well. Cook on LOW for 4-6 hours. You may season the pot with some additional salt & pepper to taste! Serve over rice with some hot sauce. Great sides are cornbread and turnip greens!

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About Hoppin' John

Course/Dish: Rice Sides, Pork
Other Tag: Quick & Easy