Split Pea Soup

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Laura Meissner

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@LauraAnn50

my family loves it when i make them split pea soup. it is a favorite during the winter months.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Ingredients

  • 8 c
    water
  • 2.5 c
    dried split peas
  • 1
    medium onion
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/4 tsp
    pepper
  • 2
    carrots, chopped
  • 2
    stalks celery, finely chopped
  • 1 lb
    boneless smoked ham

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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