Yellow Split Pea And Smokey Bacon Soup

The Ingredients

Yellow Split Peas
Smoked bacon
Olive Oil
Salt And Pepper

This is What You Do

Soak the peas in plenty of water over night.





Chop an onion

Heat some olive oil

Fry the onion till golden


Get the bacon and .........

Chop it into smallish pieces

Chuck it in the saucepan with the Onion and cook till all the bacon juice has reduced down and the bacon starts to crisp up

Add the peas and enough water to cover and bring to the boil and then remove the scum.


Now boil vigorously for 10 minutes, the peas are toxic until you have done this resist tasting till after its boiled


Cube some bread

Fry in some olive oil with some garlic and salt and pepper and serve the croutons with the soup

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