Newfoundland Style Pea Soup With Doughboys (Dumplings)

Total Time
4hrs 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 4 hrs

This recipe comes from an old cookbook called Native Cookery and Edible Wild Plants of Newfoundland and Labrador . Its old fashioned good, traditional style pea soup from Newfoundland.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. For the soup:.
  2. Soak salt meat or sparerib and peas overnight. Drain off water. Add 6 cups of water and onion and simmer gently for 3 hours. About 20 minutes before serving, add vegetables.
  3. Make doughboys as follows:.
  4. Cut butter into small pieces into small pieces in the flour, baking powder and salt. Add water or milk to make a soft dough. Drop by teaspoonfuls into soup. Cover pot tightly and cook for 15 minutes.
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5 5

Totally awesome, just like my mom used to make.