Homemade Navy Bean Soup

READY IN: 3hrs 20mins
Recipe by Shelli

This is my Mom's recipe--a long time favorite for cold winter suppers.

Top Review by spacholl

This reminds me of my gradmas soup. I left out the sugar and the potatoes and this makes an easy and great tasting meal for the atkins or the south beach diet. I also added carving scraps from the ham. a very satisfying soup.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook pork hocks or ham bone and the onion for one hour in enough water to cover the bones.
  2. Add beans, salt, pepper and sugar and more water to keep all ingredients covered.
  3. Cook 1 hour or till beans are soft.
  4. Add carrots and celery, cook for 30 minutes.
  5. Add potatoes and cook 30 more minutes.
  6. Season with more salt and pepper if desired.

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