Just had these for dinner tonight so i thought I’d share….
8 cups cold water 1 .b dry red kidney beans 2 med yellow onions chopped 1 bunch green onions chopped (including green parts) 2 stalks celery chopped 1 green bell pepper chopped 1/2 lb hot links sliced thick 1 thick slice of ham cubed 3 bay leaves 1 lg pinch of ground thyme black pepper
Place all ingredients in large pot over med high heat. once boiling turn down to low and simmer covered stirring occasionally for 3-4 hours. smash 1/3 of beans against side of pot with wooden spoon.
if not ready try again in 1/2 hour. Add cayenne pepper and tobasco sauce to taste. simmer 20 min more.
Serve with toasted sourdough slices. Warms you from the inside and makes the house smell good all day!