Calico bean soup

Calico bean soup



  • chili powder - 1 tsp
  • salt and pepper to taste - 1 item
  • large onion, chopped - 1 item
  • celery, chopped - 1/2 c
  • carrots, chopped - 1/2 c
  • tomatoes, stewed - 1 pt
  • each dried: Northern beans, black beans, kidney beans, yellow peas, green peas, lentils or 6 of your favorite beans - 1 c

How to make calico bean soup:

Wash dried beans thoroughly. Place in a large kettle, cover with water and add 2 tablespoons of salt. Soak overnight.

In the morning, drain and add 2-quarts of water. You may choose to add ham bone or sausage. Bring to a boil. Simmer 3 1/2 hours. Then add the other ingredients. Simmer 1 hour or so. (If you use a crock-pot, total cooking time is 8 hours.)

Recipe categories: Soups & stews, Meat, Pork.

Calico bean soup
Average rating: 3.9 of 5, total votes: 8
Cook. Time: PT3H10M
Total Time: PT3H10M

Cause of complaint:

Related ingredients:
sugar, milk, salt, butter, water, garlic powder, pepper, can chicken broth, carrots
You may be interested in these recipes: