Linda Williams' Many Bean Soup Recipe

Step 1

Wash the beans and pick them over. Cover with water and let soak overnight. Drain the soaked beans. Put the beans in a large pot. Add 2 qts. of water and bring to a boil. Turn the heat down and simmer 2 1/2 to 3 hours. Add all the other ingredients and simmer another 45 mins. If you want, you can also add 1 C of diced potatoes. notes: I used 1/4 lb smoked turkey instead of the hamhock. Also, I used 1 9 oz can of chopped tomatoes.

Things You'll Need

  • 2c Mixed beans
  • 2tb Salt; optional
  • 1 Hambone or hamhock
  • 1 Large onion, chopped
  • 1 Lg can chopped tomatoes;
  • -undrained
  • 1ts Chili powder
  • 1/4ts Garlic powder
  • 1c Diced carrots
  • 1 Juice of 1 lemon

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