split pea and ham with veggies soup

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Diane Eldridge

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@Dianeintn

i have not made split pea soup in yrs had it alot as a kid hubby does not like green peas so he thought he wouldn't like this he decided to give it a try. ham hocks are cookin as i type i'm addin the peas in a few i'm playin with spices for in this not usin the spice pack that cam with the peas


hubby loved this[i did too]

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
4 Hr

Ingredients

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4
meaty ham hocks[1-1/2 pounds]
1 pkg
split peas
1 large
onion[1/2ved..one chopped fine other sliced thick]
1 c
matchstick cut carrots
1
rib celery chopped
1/2 medium
red bell pepper
3 clove
garlic,chopped fine
10 c
water
spices to taste...old bay seasoning,soul seasoning,fresh ground black pepper
1 can(s)
milk, 1%
1/2 stick
butter
light sour cream

How to Make split pea and ham with veggies soup

Step-by-Step

  • 1take ham hocks and put in lg stock pot add water to cover add spices bring to boil turn temp to low[so it jus simmers cook til meat is coming off bones remove hocks from pan set aside to cool and then debone and return to pot
  • 2next add peas and cook bout 45 min add all other veggies cook til they tender add water as needed[but remember milk is bein added at end]

    WATCH CLOSE,STIR OFTEN PEAS LIKE TO SCORCH
  • 3once veggies tender add butter stir til it melts add milk heat til hot but not boiling
  • 4serve with lg dollop of sour cream

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Course/Dish: Vegetable Soup




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