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Jackie's Ham Bone and Bean Soup Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jackie Donahue

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 lb dry navy beans or great northern
1 hambone, meaty
2 medium carrots, diced (optional)
2 stalks of celery, diced (optional)
1 medium onion, diced
teaspoon garlic powder
teaspoon black pepper
1 bay leaf

Directions:
Directions:
Rinse 1 pound of navy beans of great northern dry beans. Pick through the beans for any stones or pebbles. Cover with water and allow to soak overnight.
Under running water rinse any coating off the meaty ham bone. Also scrape off any surface fat that you can. Add to a large crock pot.
Dice 2 medium carrots, celery stalks, and one medium onion. Carrots and celery are optional but recommended.
Add the drained beans, carrots, celery, and onion to the crock pot. Add teaspoon garlic powder and teaspoon pepper, and one bay leaf. Add 6 cups of water.
Cook on low for 10 hours total, but at least 8 hours later remove the ham bone and place on a cutting board. Allow the bone to cool 10-15 mins. Then remove all meat from the bone. Discard the bone and any fat and waste. Place meat back into the crock pot and finish. Add salt if needed.

You may use precooked beans if desired. This will cut down on cooking time. It is best to use 48 ozs.of beans which are drained and rinsed.

Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
15 mins

 

 

 

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