Tag: dried beans

Ärtsoppa (Swedish Yellow Pea Soup)

Ingredients: 16 oz whole or split yellow peas* 1 onion, chopped 4 strips thick cut bacon, cooked and cut into 1/2 inch chunks 6 cups ham or chicken stock 1 1/2 teaspoons fresh thyme 1 teaspoon marjoram white pepper sea salt grainy hot mustard Directions: Place the peas, stock, onion […]

Spicy Vegetable Ham Pea Soup

Ingredients: 5 cups ham stock 2 cups sauteed cubed smoked ham* 2 cups green split peas 2 cups watercress (stems removed) kernels from 2 ears of corn (about 1 cup) 1 cup fresh or frozen peas 2 carrots, diced 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 poblano peppers, diced 2 jalapeno peppers, diced 2 small […]

Papaya-Ginger Beer Baked Beans

Ingredients: 1 can hickory smoke Spam, cubed 1 onion, chopped 1/2 papaya (cut up) 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 lb navy beans 1/3 cup cup sriracha 8 oz ginger beer 1 tablespoon roasted ginger 1 teaspoon hot paprika 1 teaspoon hickory liquid smoke (optional) 1/2 teaspoon allspice 1/2 teaspoon ground mustard […]

Ham & Vegetable Bean Soup

Ingredients: 2- 2 1/2 quarts ham stock* 1 1/2 cup diced ham 1 lb dried northern beans 2 ham hocks or 1 ham bone (wrap hocks securely in cheesecloth) 3 stalks celery, chopped (with greens) 3 small turnips, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 2 bay leaves 1 large onion, chopped 1 parsnip, chopped 1/4 cup chopped […]

Split Pea Soup with Smoked Ham

Ingredients: 5 cups ham stock 2 cups cubed smoked ham 1 cup green split peas 1 cup yellow split peas 2 carrots, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 large onion, diced 1 large shallot, minced 1 teaspoon celery flakes 1 teaspoon dried tarragon 1/2 teaspoon dried chervil 1 teaspoon smoked […]

Hawaiian Inspired Spam & Beans

Ingredients: 1 can Spam, cubed 1 onion, chopped 1/2 mango, cubed 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 lb navy beans 1/2 cup cup chili sauce (like Heinz) 6 oz pineapple juice 1 tablespoon five spice powder 1 tablespoon rum 1 teaspoon cayenne 1 teaspoon hickory liquid smoke 1/2 teaspoon allspice sea […]

Better Than Split Pea Soup

Ingredients: 5 cups chicken or ham stock 2 cups cubed smoked ham* 1 1/2 cup frozen peas 1 cup green split peas 1 cup yellow split peas 1/4 cup diced apple (I used a Stayman Winesap) 2 carrots, diced 2 stalks celery, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 large onion, […]

Tropical Fusion Baked Beans

Ingredients: 16 oz dried navy beans 1 large onion, sliced 1 mango, cubed 4 garlic cloves 1/2 cup chile sauce (like Heinz) 1/2 cup water 2 inch knob of fresh ginger, sliced 4 tablespoons molasses 1 tablespoon liquid smoke 1 tablespoon pineapple juice 1 tablespoon grainy mustard* 2 teaspons salt […]

Sweet Red Bean Paste

Ingredients:1 cup dried red beans*1/2 cup light brown sugar2 tablespoons oilwater Directions:Place the beans in a large pot. Cover with water and boil until soft (warning: this can take about 2 hours, depending on your beans) adding additional water if needed. Drain. Mash the beans with the sugar. Heat the […]