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Split Pea Soup with Pork

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Ingredients
  Water 6 Cup (96 tbs)
  Split peas 12 Ounce
  Carrots 3 , cut into 1 inch pieces
  Onion 1 Medium, chopped
  Marjoram leaves 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground cloves 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Boneless pork 1 Pound
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Take a 4-quart kettle or Dutch oven and pour water into it and add peas. Allow them to soak overnight or quickly soak them in water sometime before cooking and drain off.

MAKING
2. Drain the water and stir in carrots, marjoram, onion, salt and cloves.
3. Cook over low heat for about half an hour until the peas turn soft.
4. Stir in pork and cook over low heat for another 1 ½ hours until the pork has lost its pinkness.
5. Take out the pork and cut it into ½ inch cubes.
6. Cool soup and puree it in blender by adding little by little at time.
7. Reheat the soup, and pour it into the tureen and add pork cubes. Stir well.

SERVING
8. Serve the split pea soup with pork and pair it with pasta.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Continental
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Simmering
Dish: 
Soup
Ingredient: 
Pea
Interest: 
Healthy
Cook Time: 
130 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2073 Calories from Fat 380

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 42 g65.4%

Saturated Fat 13.3 g66.3%

Trans Fat 0.3 g

Cholesterol 290.3 mg96.8%

Sodium 2339 mg97.5%

Total Carbohydrates 243 g80.9%

Dietary Fiber 95.6 g382.4%

Sugars 44.7 g

Protein 184 g368.8%

Vitamin A 623.6% Vitamin C 55.9%

Calcium 33.4% Iron 103.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Split Pea Soup With Pork Recipe