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White Beans

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  Dry white beans/Navy beans 8 Ounce (1 1/4 Cup)
  Bacon slices 4 , cut up
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Canned tomatoes 16 Ounce (1 Can)
  Onion 1 Small, quartered
  Salt 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Coarsely chopped cabbage 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Chopped pork 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Finely Chopped)
  Sausage link 1 , cooked and chopped (Chorizo / Italian)
  Whole clove 1
  Saffron 1⁄8 Teaspoon, crushed

In large bowl soak beans overnight in 4 cups water.
Do not drain.
In large saucepan cook beans with bacon and the 1/2 teaspoon salt for 1 1/2 hours or till beans are tender.
In blender container place undrained tomatoes, onion, the 3/4 teaspoon salt, sugar, and pepper.
Cover; blend till smooth.
Stir into beans along with cabbage, pork, sausage, clove, and saffron.
Bring to boiling.
Simmer 12 to 15 minutes or just till cabbage is tender.
Do not overcook cabbage.
Season to taste.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1344 Calories from Fat 154

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 18 g26.9%

Saturated Fat 4.2 g21.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 82.1 mg27.4%

Sodium 3832.3 mg159.7%

Total Carbohydrates 205 g68.3%

Dietary Fiber 75.5 g301.9%

Sugars 13.4 g

Protein 102 g204.4%

Vitamin A 67% Vitamin C 194.5%

Calcium 65.6% Iron 143.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

White Beans Recipe