• prep: 15 min
  • cook: 6 hr
  • total: 6 hr 15 min
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  • Summary

    A homestyle, hearty and delicious soup that couldn't be easier to make! It requires minimal ingredients and the slow cooker does just about all of the work. A great recipe for busy days and great way to use up a leftover ham bone. Makes about 14 cups.

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups (13 oz) dry great northern beans
    • 3 cups water, (plus more for soaking beans)
    • 1 (3 lb) leftover meaty ham bone, (trimmed of excess visible fat)
    • 1 cup chopped carrots ((about 3))
    • 1 cup chopped celery ((about 3))
    • 1 cup chopped yellow onion ((1 small))
    • 1 Tbsp minced garlic ((3 cloves))
    • 1 Tbsp chopped fresh thyme leaves ((or 1 tsp dried))
    • 4 cups unsalted chicken broth
    • Salt and pepper
    • 3 Tbsp chopped fresh parsley

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 9
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 169 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 3 g 5.05%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 5.03%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 30 mg 9.98%
    • Sodium: 1346 mg 56.07%
    • Calcium: 50 mg 5.01%
    • Potassium: 448 mg 12.81%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 8.86%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 17 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 4 g 15.11%
    • Sugar: 3 g
    • Protein: 18 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 49.93%
    • Vitamin C 8.85%
    • Vitamin D 4.28%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total3 oz-eq

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