Easiest Way to Prepare Yummy Ham and Split Pea Soup

Ham and Split Pea Soup.

You can cook Ham and Split Pea Soup using 10 ingredients and 3 steps. Here is how you achieve that.

Ingredients of Ham and Split Pea Soup

  1. It’s 2 T of Butter.
  2. You need 1/2 of Onion (diced).
  3. Prepare 2 of Celery ribs (diced).
  4. You need 3 Cloves of Garlic (sliced).
  5. It’s 1 qt of Chicken Stock.
  6. It’s 2 1/2 C of Water.
  7. It’s 1 lb of Dried Split Peas (rinsed).
  8. It’s 1 lb of Ham (cubed).
  9. Prepare 1 of Bay Leaf.
  10. You need to taste of Salt and Pepper.

Ham and Split Pea Soup step by step

  1. Cook onion, celery, and garlic in butter over med-low heat until onions are translucent (not brown).
  2. Add remaining ingredients. Stir together. Simmer slowly, stirring occasionally, until peas are tender and soup is thickened (about 1 hour & 15 min).
  3. Season with salt and pepper to taste..