• Crafts

    Crafts

  • Do it Yourself

    Do it Yourself

  • Gardening and Landscaping

    Gardening

  • Frugal Living Articles

    Frugal Living

  • Gift Ideas

    Gift Ideas

  • Frugal Holidays & Decor

    Holidays

  • Make your own Mixes

    Mixes

  • Money Matters

    Money Matters

  • Recipes

    Recipes

  • Tips and Tricks for Frugal Living

    Tips-n-Tricks

  • Contact Us

    Contact Us

    • Winter Bean Soup Mix

      1/3 cup dried yellow split peas
      1/3 cup dried green split peas
      1/3 cup dried lima beans
      1/3 cup dried pinto beans
      1/3 cup dried kidney beans
      1/3 cup dried great northern beans
      1/4 cup instant minced onion
      2 teaspoons chicken bouillon granules
      1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
      1/4 teaspoon garlic powder

      Layer all ingredients in a 1-pint glass jar. Store tightly covered at room temperature up to 2 months.


      On gift tag put recipe for Winter Bean Soup Mix as follows:
      8 cups water
      Winter Bean Soup Mix
      2 medium carrots, chopped (1 cup)
      2 medium stalks celery, chopped (1 cup)
      2 pounds smoked ham shanks or meaty ham bone

      Heat water and Winter Bean Soup Mix to boiling in 4-quart Dutch oven. Boil 2 minutes; remove from heat. Cover and let stand 1 hour.
      Stir carrots and celery into bean mixture. Add ham shanks. Heat to boiling; reduce heat. Cover and simmer about 2 hours or until beans are tender.
      Skim fat if necessary. Remove ham shanks; remove ham from bone. Trim excess fat from ham. Cut ham into 1/2-inch pieces. Stir ham into soup. Heat until hot.


      Submitted by Mary E.
      Original Author Unknown, Recipe Shared on Budget101 Discussion List.
      Comments 1 Comment
      1. I noticed one thing while preparing this recipe as holiday gifts for my family:

        This Recipe Makes 1 gift Jar, NOT 6 !!!!!! The prepared recipe serves 6 people.

        I can't wait to try it, smells delicious!

      FYI- Login to CommentHave something you'd like to add? Register & Login to add your own comments, thoughts, questions or suggestions.

      As always, Registration is Free!





    • Disclaimer: The use of any trademarked names on or within the pages of Budget101.com should not be considered an endorsement by the trademark holders. All Trademark rights remain the property of their respective holders and are solely being used a brief descriptive of the recipes being provided.


    (C) Melissa 'Liss' Burnell & Budget101.com 1995-2014
    Material from www.Budget101.com may not be copied or distributed, or republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way, without the prior written consent of Budget101.com, EXCEPT: you may print recipe pages for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices. Modification or use of the materials for any other purpose violates Budget101.com's intellectual property rights.
    Site Design is Created from a Modified Style Originally Created by Miner Skinz

    Complete Frugal Living Resource ©