Lolly's Spanish Bean Soup

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Lolly Ivey-Bellamy

By
@enjoy

Our home town is Tampa Bay and we always visit our favorite restaurants when we go home. One is La Tropicana Cafe in Ybor City, where we have enjoyed the Devil Crabs and Spanish Bean Soup for many years.
This recipe is my version of the soup. Please enjoy.
SALUD,
Lolly

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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2 can(s)
garbanzo beans aka chick peas (drained & rinsed)
2 large
white potatoes (peeled & chopped)
1 large
yellow or white onion (peeled & chopped)
1/2 lb slice
your favorite cooked ham (chopped)
1 pkg
5.5 oz dry spanish dry chorizos (sliced thin)
2 large
cloves of fresh garlic (minced)
1 pkg
spanish seasoning (vigo's spanish flavoring)
8 c
water
4 tsp
tone's chicken base or chicken broth to equal liquid

How to Make Lolly's Spanish Bean Soup

Step-by-Step

  • 1You will need a large Saute Pan with Lid.
  • 2Coat pan with Olive Oil, about 2 Tablespoons.
  • 3Add chopped potatoes, chopped onion and minced garlic. Saute till soft.
  • 4Add drained and rinsed beans, chopped ham, sliced chorizos, chicken broth and spanish seasoning.
  • 5Cover and Simmer all together for 15 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • 6Let it rest for the flavors to blend. You will need NO salt if you use chicken base and spanish seasoning. I do add fresh ground Pepper Corn Medley before serving.
  • 7This is best served with fresh Cuban Bread or French Bread if Cuban is not available.
    SALUD and HAPPY DAYS.
    ENJOY.

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About Lolly's Spanish Bean Soup

Course/Dish: Bean Soups
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: Spanish
Dietary Needs: Diabetic, Dairy Free, Soy Free
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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