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Description

Grandma is coming to visit and you need something hearty and delicious to serve for dinner. This Creamy Pea Soup with Mint is the perfect start to a decadent dinner. It takes 65 minutes to prepare and will warm up the dinner celebration. This succulent recipe combines sweet peas with savory bacon and fresh mint for a sensational soup. Add these ingredients to your next shopping list. You won't regret it.

Ingredients

  • 250 grams dried split peas
  • 150 grams bacon (or pancetta, diced)
  • 1/2 onions (chopped)
  • 1,200 milliliters vegetable stock
  • 1 ham (small, bone)
  • 1 bunch mint
  • olive oil
  • salt
  • ground black pepper

Directions

  1. Soak the peas in cold water overnight.
  2. Wash and drain the peas and set aside.
  3. Heat a drizzle of olive oil in a heavy-bottomed pan.
  4. Fry the bacon until golden brown and crispy. Set aside.
  5. Gently fry the onion in the same pan with the bacon fat until soft.
  6. Add the peas, stock, ham bone and some of the mint, saving some for later.
  7. Bring to the boil, reduce the heat, and simmer for 45 minutes. The peas should begin to break up as they soften.
  8. Adjust the seasoning, remove the mint stalks and ham bone.
  9. Add the remaining mint leaves, according to taste, and saving a little for garnish, and blend until smooth.
  10. Gently heat the bacon in the microwave and sprinkle onto the soup. Garnish with black pepper, remaining mint leaves, and a drizzle of olive oil.
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NutritionView more

460Calories
Sodium75%DV1800mg
Fat35%DV23g
Protein43%DV22g
Carbs14%DV43g
Fiber68%DV17g

PER SERVING *

Calories460Calories from Fat210
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat23g35%
Saturated Fat7g35%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol30mg10%
Sodium1800mg75%
Potassium760mg22%
Protein22g43%
Calories from Fat210
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate43g14%
Dietary Fiber17g68%
Sugars11g22%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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