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fireman bob's spicy garbanzo bean soup

a recipe by
Bob Cooney
Cottonwood Heights, UT

Here's something that always warmed the Firemen... I am sure you will enjoy! It's never to cold for a great soup!

serves 8 to 10 or 1 Fireman
prep time 10 Min
cook time 1 Hr
method Stove Top

Ingredients For fireman bob's spicy garbanzo bean soup

  • 3 can
    garbanzo beans (chick peas)
  • 2 lg
    yellow onion chopped
  • 4 clove
    garlic - minced
  • 1/2 c
    cilantro - chopped
  • 1 tsp
    red pepper flakes
  • 4 qt
    chicken stock ( homemade is preferred )
  • 3 c
    whole pepperoni peeled and cut into bite size pieces. boars head (best) or hormel (however much you like, more the better with my family)
  • 6 lg
    potatoes cut into bite size chunks
  • salt and pepper to taste

How To Make fireman bob's spicy garbanzo bean soup

  • 1
    Bring 4 quarts of chicken stock to a boil, add pepperoni, let simmer until a red film forms on top. Add potatoes, garlic, red pepper flakes, cilantro onions, salt, and pepper. cook until potatoes are done. Add garbanzo beans and heat through. Hearty, filling, and addictive. Enjoy!