Total Time
2hrs 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 2 hrs

From the "Scandinavian and American Recipes" cookbook, recipes submitted by parents and friends of the Svenskarnas Dag Girls Choir. Preparation time does not include soaking time.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Soak peas in water overnight.
  2. Add ham, onion, celery and carrots; heat to boil.
  3. Cover, simmer 2 hours until peas are tender and liquid partially cooked down.
  4. Season to taste.
  5. For smoother soup, put through a sieve.
  6. Dilute as desired with milk.