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Ham and what soup?

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butterfliesinmytummy Wed 31-Dec-14 15:50:44

We had a big ham over Christmas and I'm left with scraps of ham and a ham bone. What soup shall I make?

AnnoyingOrange Wed 31-Dec-14 15:51:23

Ham leek and potato

butterfliesinmytummy Wed 31-Dec-14 16:17:27

Great idea, thanks, dcs would prefer this to pea / lentil soups too.

CogitOIOIO Wed 31-Dec-14 16:23:40

I regularly make a ham broth using celery, ham/chunky bacon, onion, carrot and canellini beans. Just before serving, add a good size bunch of flat leaf parsley, chopped. Very more-ish

butterfliesinmytummy Wed 31-Dec-14 17:55:34

I would love that Cogito but I think the kids would turn up their noses at it fussy blighters. Might have to make two different soups....

PotteringAlong Wed 31-Dec-14 17:58:15

Ham and pea.

Sweat an onion and some garlic in oil for 10 mins or so.

Bung in 750ml of veg stock and half a bag of frozen peas. Boil for 5 mins.

Blitz until smooth.

Add ham and another quarter of a bag of peas.


It's delicious! I've made a vat for tomorrow.

toffeeboffin Sun 04-Jan-15 01:38:51

Ham and lentil.

Ham, red lentils, onion, carrot, garlic. Use enough water to cover, boil until carrots are soft them blend. Yum.

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