Today's Quote

“If people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny.” Thomas Jefferson

Friday, December 12, 2008

Ham and Lentil Soup

Do you ever wonder what to do with those lentils in your pantry. Well, here is a great recipe for using those beans.

Ham and Lentil Soup
2 c. lentils
2 c. diced ham
2 ribs celery diced
1 tbls. minced garlic
3 large carrots diced
1 bay leaf
salt and pepper to taste
2 quarts water
Add all ingredients to crockpot. Turn on low and cook 8-9 hours. I usually check mine every now and then just to see if it needs a little more seasoning. Serve with warm homemade bread and a salad for more veggies.

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