Vegetarian Crock Pot Split Pea Soup

Total Time
6hrs 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 6 hrs

This is a healthy alternate to canned soup that is high in sodium. I found this recipe originally on the Nesco website and adapted it for my taste and for use in a crock pot.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat fry pan and add oil, then onion, garlic, celery, and carrots.
  2. Saute vegetables until soft.
  3. Add sauteed vegetables to 6-quart crock pot.
  4. Then add split peas and enough water to half full capacity.
  5. Cover and cook on high for four hours until peas are tender.
  6. Stir in rice and recover. Cook rice for another two hours until rice is tender. Add additional water if necessary to keep it at about half full capacity.
  7. Before serving, add pepper and margarine and stir until melted.


Most Helpful

I made this tonight with corn bread and it was hearty and delicious! I love the low sodium aspect. Its going in my pile of favs. Thank you!

Zoe_ July 31, 2007

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