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Bean Bacon Soup

Bean bacon soup, also referred to as bean and bacon soup, is a traditional classic soup made with beans.

Preparation of Bean Bacon Soup

Bean bacon soup is prepared by first boiling the beans till partially done. Navy beans, lima beans or other suitable beans may be added for making the soup. Bacon is sautéed along with onions, carrots, diced tomato and potatoes, and stock is added along with the partially cooked beans. Salt and pepper flavorings are used as taste enhancers. The soup is cooked till it attains a thick consistency. Bay leaf may be added as an additional flavoring agent.

Varieties of Bean Bacon Soup

Bean bacon soups made with navy beans and lima beans are the most popular soups of the family.