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Calico Bean Soup

  • 1 pound Western Trails red kidney beans
  • 1 pound Western Trails great northern beans (or lima beans)
  • 1 pound Western Trails pink beans
  • 1 pound Western Trails pinto beans
  • 1 pound Western Trails black beans
  • 1 pound small white beans
  • 1 pound black-eyed peas
  • 1 pound lentils
  • 1 pound split green peas

Mix beans together. Soak beans overnight with no salt. Next day, drain water. Add new water to beans enough to cover them.

  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 1 large can tomatoes
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 clove garlic, chopped
  • 1 bay leaf
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • Salt and Pepper (to taste)
  • Ham hock(s)

Add other ingredients. Cook slowly until tender.


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