Ham and Bean Soup

what is Ham and Bean Soup?

Ham and bean soup is a hearty soup recipe made with Great Northern white beans, navy beans, a ham bone, fresh herbs, and more!


You'll need a ham bone, two kinds of beans, and a few other simple ingredients to make this easy recipe.

Step 1. Place the beans in a pot of water, bring it to a boil, remove it from heat, and let them soak for an hour.

Step 2. After you rinse the beans and set them aside, sauté the onion, celery, and garlic in a large pot.

Step 3. Next, add the ham bone, beans, and water. Bring everything to a boil, cover the pot, reduce the heat, and cook for 1 hour.

Step 4. Then, throw in the herbs, salt, pepper, and chopped ham. Let the soup cook for about 30 more minutes.

Step 5. Once the soup is done, remember to discard the ham bone!

Serve your homemade ham and bean soup with a side of crusty bread, and enjoy!

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