Split Pea Soup

Split Pea Soup Recipe

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Kate Wahl

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@1verycreativelady

Another one of my own favorites that I just had to share I've made it and it's delicious.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
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Cook:
5 Hr

Ingredients

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  • 8 c
    water
  • 2 1/2 c
    dried split peas
  • 1 medium
    onion
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    pepper
  • 2 large
    carrots chopped
  • 2 stick
    or stalks of celery finely chopped
  • 1 lb
    boneless smoked ham (optional)

How to Make Split Pea Soup

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat water and peas to boiling.
  2. Boil for 2 minutes, then remove from heat and cover.
  3. Let sit for 1 hour.
  4. Add ham (whole), onion, salt and pepper.
  5. Cover and simmer until peas are tender, about 1 hour.
  6. Remove ham and cut ham to 1/2 inch pieces.
  7. Stir ham, carrots, and celery into soup.
  8. Cover and simmer until veggies are tender, about 45 minutes.

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About Split Pea Soup

Course/Dish: Other Soups
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian




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