Mom's Split Pea Soup

Mom's Split Pea Soup Recipe

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Joey Urey


Loved Mom's soup on a cold winter day.... She was a wonderful cook - actually I prefer to think of her as a chef. Miss ya Mom!

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1 pkg
pound dry split peas
1 c
celery leaves and stalks chopped
1 c
chopped onion
1 c
chopped carrots
1 tsp
dry oregano
1 Tbsp
parsley leaves
bay leaf
salt to taste
pepper to taste
ham hocks
2 qt
small amount of chopped (seedless) hot peppers to taste
(optional) small amount of chopped ham,

How to Make Mom's Split Pea Soup


  • 1Combine all ingredients in a large pot
  • 2Bring to a boil, reduce to simmer stirring frequently until thick ( a couple of hours) Make sure it does not burn!
  • 3I remove the ham bone and add chopped ham as desired

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About Mom's Split Pea Soup

Course/Dish: Other Soups
Hashtags: #ham, #split pea