Hoppin' John

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JANET JORDAN

By
@MRSJANET


Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1/2 lb
black-eyed peas
water to cover
1/4 c
onion, chopped
1
garlic clove, minced
1/2 c
rice
1/2 c
cooked ham, chopped
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
pepper
1 tsp
oregano
1 dash(es)
cayenne pepper
1 Tbsp
oil
1/2 tsp
rosemary ground

How to Make Hoppin' John

Step-by-Step

  • 1Wash peas; add five cups boiling water.
  • 2Parboil three minutes. Remove from heat, cover and soak four hours.
  • 3Drain and rinse peas.
  • 4Saute onion and garlic in oil until onion is tender.
  • 5Add soaked peas, ham, 1 1/2 cups water and seasonings.
  • 6Bring to a boil.
  • 7Reduce heat and simmer, covered, until beans and rice are tender (approximately 25 to 30 minutes). Remove bay leaf before serving.

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About Hoppin' John

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy