Yellow Split Pea And Smokey Bacon Soup


The Ingredients

Yellow Split Peas
Onion
Smoked bacon
Tomatoes
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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