BEAN SOUP MIX
- ½ c dried kidney beans
- ½ cup dried black eyed peas
- ½ c. dried black beans
- ½ c. dried red beans
- ½ c. dried split peas
- ½ c. dried Great Northern beans
- ½ c. dried kidney beans
- ½ c. dried lima beans
- 3 T. chicken bouillon
- 1 T. dried minced onion
- salt and pepper to taste
- ½ t. garlic powder
- 1 T. dried parsley flakes
- 1t. celery seeds
- ¼ c. brown sugar, packed
Layer ½ cup of each type of bean in a one quart wide mouth jar.
In a plastic zip lock bag, blend together the seasonings.
Attach the following instructions:
Add beans to a large stockpot, cover with hot water and let soak overnight.
Drain and add 2 quarts of water.
Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer, covered, one to two hours or until beans are almost tender.
Stir in two 14.5 oz cans of stewed tomatoes and seasoning mix. Simmer uncovered, 1.5 hours or until beans are tender.
Makes about 12 cups of soup.