Lima Bean Soup

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READY IN: 5hrs 10mins
SERVES: 25
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

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DIRECTIONS

  • Place rinsed lima beans and 2 quartered onions in a 6 quart pot.
  • Fill with water until 2 inches from top.
  • Bring to boil over medium heat.
  • Once soup comes to boil, reduce heat and simmer 4 hours, stirring occasionally, replacing water as needed to keep at 2 inches from top of pot.
  • After 4 hours place diced potatoes to soup and continue to simmer 1 more hour.
  • Brown bacon pieces in frying pan, reserving all drippings.
  • Slowly add browned bacon pieces and 3/4 of drippings to soup.
  • Stir flour to remaining drippings in frying pan and stir till smooth.
  • Add flour and dripping mixture to soup and stir well.
  • Salt and pepper to taste, simmer for 5 minutes and serve.
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