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Making Bean Soup
« on: January 23, 2018, 10:26:05 PM »
Tomorrows cooking project will be Bean Soup!

The beans are soaking overnight, will be drained and rinsed in the morning and then go into the crockpot!

I'll be adding some chopped onions, and a good sized package of ham pieces!

Anybody got any other recommendations?
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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2018, 07:30:41 AM »
Add to you recipe:

I green bell pepper
Minced garlic to taste
Use chicken stock instead of water for more flavor
Can of stewed tomatoes
1 pound of your favorite sausage, browned and drained before adding. 
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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2018, 08:18:59 AM »
Oregano and basil too.

I make 8 qts of soup almost every week. Last week it was chicken noodle, this week it is going to be Olive gardens Pasta Fagioli.
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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #3 on: January 24, 2018, 08:36:28 AM »
I dont make it but love to eat it when Linda does.
also split pea
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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #4 on: January 24, 2018, 08:49:28 AM »
Chuck, first pickled eggs and now bean soup, are you looking for a new source of "natural" gas? Roxie's red beet eggs would go great with bean soup and magnify the results.
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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #5 on: January 24, 2018, 09:40:45 AM »
@Raider Bill, what is this Olive gardens Pasta Fagioli of which you speak?

Chuck, to your recipe I would add finely chopped celery and carrot and a small can of tomato sauce.  Git her going and start adding WDH's additions.  Danny, I also use chicken stock to replace water, but have never thought of browned sausage.  Gosh that sounds good.  My favorite soup to add sausage to is potato. 
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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #6 on: January 24, 2018, 10:00:50 AM »
I use a 8qt crock pot   

 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
    2 pound lean ground beef or mild Italian sausage or 1 of both
    2 whole carrots, diced
    4 celery stalks, diced
    1 medium onion, diced
    28 ounce can diced tomatoes undrained
    3 boxs  beef broth
    2 whole bay leaves
    1 teaspoon dried oregano
    1 teaspoon dried basil
    teaspoon dried thyme
    salt and pepper to taste (I added 1 tsp salt and teaspoon pepper)
    1 can (15 ounces) cannellini beans, drained and rinsed
    1 can (15 ounces) red kidney beans, drained and rinsed
    1 can black beans drained and rinsed
    1 cup ditalini pasta, uncooked

    brown beef in EVOO
    Place the beef in a slow cooker along with the rest of the ingredients except for the beans and pasta.
    Cook on low for 7-8 hours or high for 3-4 hours. 30 minutes before serving stir in beans and pasta.
    Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Serve with thick slices of Italian bread slathered with huge amounts of butter!!

 

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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #7 on: January 24, 2018, 10:39:21 AM »
X2 on the chicken broth, I just use onions, celery, smoked ham hocks and dry beans. Hope your happy, now I gotta make a batch! musteat_1
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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #8 on: January 24, 2018, 11:09:46 AM »
Had some once that had a bunch of bacon already fried and tore in small pieces, canned tomatoes and don't know what else but it was good. Speaking of beans anyone ever tried the 15 bean mix you see in grocery stores with the dried beans?
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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #9 on: January 24, 2018, 12:04:52 PM »
I use the 15 bean mix a lot.

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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #10 on: January 24, 2018, 12:24:26 PM »
I really wish all you folks that know how to cook would stay off this forum it always leaves me hungry!  :)  That being said I'm glad you brought this up Chuck (no, no pun intended) I love bean soup now I have to try all the ways.  I always use ham but a lot of everything here sounds great.

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« Reply #11 on: January 24, 2018, 12:27:15 PM »
Thanks for all the input!
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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #12 on: January 24, 2018, 02:49:17 PM »
Thanks for the recipe Raider Bill!   8)  I'll be trying that soon. 
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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #13 on: January 24, 2018, 04:40:18 PM »
It will make you squeel with DELIGHT! :D :D :D
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« Reply #14 on: January 24, 2018, 06:15:39 PM »
A side of NY sharp cheese would also make you squirm along with the gaseous expulsions
Darn bill do you do anything but cook in the winter down there?
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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #15 on: January 24, 2018, 08:34:31 PM »
You can also add smoked link sausage cut into thin round slices.  I also like to use the 15 dry bean mix that you can get in the bag at the grocery store to make my bean soup. 

Oh, and I love that split pea with ham soup too.  GOT to have cornbread with both soups  ;D.  One good way to serve the soup is to put the cornbread in the bowl and ladle the soup over the top  digin1 food1.
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« Reply #16 on: January 25, 2018, 07:51:13 AM »
Danny x2 on the corn bread.
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« Reply #17 on: January 25, 2018, 08:06:10 AM »
A side of NY sharp cheese would also make you squirm along with the gaseous expulsions
Darn bill do you do anything but cook in the winter down there?

We pretty much cook and ride motorcycles all winter.
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« Reply #18 on: January 25, 2018, 11:20:08 AM »
A side of NY sharp cheese would also make you squirm along with the gaseous expulsions
Darn bill do you do anything but cook in the winter down there?

We pretty much cook and ride motorcycles all winter.
Pansies, go buy a horse, I got one or two that will give you a ride  :D ;)

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« Reply #19 on: January 25, 2018, 11:25:51 AM »
A side of NY sharp cheese would also make you squirm along with the gaseous expulsions
Darn bill do you do anything but cook in the winter down there?

We pretty much cook and ride motorcycles all winter.
Pansies, go buy a horse, I got one or two that will give you a ride  :D ;)

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Re: Making Bean Soup
« Reply #20 on: January 25, 2018, 11:31:22 AM »
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 :D :D :D :D :D Sorry RB, don't worry I can take just as easy as I can dish it out  ;D

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« Reply #22 on: January 25, 2018, 12:00:11 PM »
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« Reply #24 on: January 25, 2018, 12:17:19 PM »
Actually many years ago in another life I owed 2 horses.  My first ex thought it would be cool.
I found owning horses in my case was worse than owning a boat. At least with a boat I could park the DanG thing and forget about it. Them horses wanted to be fed and stuff.
I did enjoy trail riding but not enough to keep them. Traded one for a snowmobile and a shotgun the other I sold to another idiot like me. ;)
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« Reply #25 on: January 25, 2018, 03:07:15 PM »
My Dad always said "A horse can eat a bale of hay and deposit two bales worth in the gutter"!
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« Reply #26 on: January 25, 2018, 06:36:15 PM »
Just found a package of ham chunks in the freezer, I see a soup either bean or split pea in our future very soon, with corn bread of course!
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