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senate bean soup

(1 rating)
Recipe by
mary hendricks
conyers, GA

this is a great one.. great for those winter days.. my kids love it.. thou they like anything should have named them Mikey

(1 rating)
yield 6 serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 4 Hr
method Stove Top

Ingredients For senate bean soup

  • 2 c
    dried navy beans rinsed well
  • 12 c
  • 1
    ham bone.. . if you dont have a ham bone you can use 6 slices of raw bacon cut up.. actually is easier with bacon.
  • 2 1/2 c
    cooked mashed potato
  • 2 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1
    chopped onion
  • 2 clove
    finely chopped garlic cloves
  • 1
    small carrot. chopped small

How To Make senate bean soup

  • 1
    heat beans and water to boiling in dutch oven ... boil 2 minutes uncoverd remove from heat and let stand 1 hour
  • 2
    add ham bone (bacon) heat to boiling reduce heat add carrots and cover .. simmer about 2 hours or until beans are tender.
  • 3
    stir in remaining ingredients cover and simmer 1 hour remove bone serve