Yellow Eyed Peas

Katie Moon


We are always looking for a twist on tradition. I found yellow eyed peas and decided to give try for our New Year's Day meal. Our family loved them.


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  • 1 pkg
    dried yellow eyed peas
  • 1 small
    onion, vidalia, diced
  • 1 large
    carrot, diced
  • 1
    bay leaf
  • 1 Tbsp
    garlic, minced
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    kosher salt

How to Make Yellow Eyed Peas


  1. look and wash peas
  2. add peas to 6 cups of water and bring to a boil
  3. cover and remove from heat, allow to soak 1 hour
  4. drain and rinse beans
  5. cover with water( about 5 cups) add everything except salt.
  6. bring to a boil
  7. cover and simmer for about 4 hours
  8. add salt, uncover and simmer for about 30 minutes

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About Yellow Eyed Peas

Course/Dish: Vegetables Bean Soups
Hashtags: #beans #peas

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