Pea and Ham Soup

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by Hughie » Sun Jul 29, 2018 12:33 pm

Made this tried and true recipe this week-end. The brownie points are mounting. I'll have to think of something bad to do to use them up. :evil: :lol:

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by michaelm » Mon Sep 24, 2018 7:53 pm

With Autumn and Winter fast approaching here in Scotland, more Pea and Ham soup was the order of the day in the slow cooker at the weekend. I added one Knorr ham stock cube to the mix this time and it turned out just fine again. :)

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by brian f » Mon Sep 24, 2018 8:55 pm

Aye- That gets my taste buds going, With a wedge of granary bread :D

Read in the paper recently, Scottish are the Soup lovers of the World...

You canny forget your Grannys .

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by michaelm » Tue Sep 25, 2018 2:30 pm

brian f wrote:
Mon Sep 24, 2018 8:55 pm
Read in the paper recently, Scottish are the Soup lovers of the World...

You canny forget your Grannys .
Aye, you're right brian. And one clever tinned soup company even came up with the name .. "Granny's" .. as the label for their products. :)
Not quite the same as your own Grandma's home made stuff but very decent tasting nonetheless.

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by brian f » Tue Sep 25, 2018 7:59 pm

Michaelm- Can you still get Grannys soup up the road, I have not seen that for years ?

Hughie, Now i take it the weather is better now for you, Perhaps you and Bobby can turn your culinary skills to Gazpacho in the mens kitchen. Maybe Betty and Netta would enjoy it.. :)

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by michaelm » Tue Sep 25, 2018 9:18 pm

brian f wrote:
Tue Sep 25, 2018 7:59 pm
Michaelm- Can you still get Grannys soup up the road, I have not seen that for years ?
brian, Granny's Soups were such an iconic brand up here (easily rivalling Baxter's, Campbells, Heinz etc) but I haven't noticed them on display shelves in recent times either. :(

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by glenshena » Wed Sep 26, 2018 9:03 am

Are 'split peas' lentils?

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by michaelm » Wed Sep 26, 2018 10:17 am

Pretty sure they're closely related glenshena, but the main differences between the two are explained here.
www.thekitchn.com/whats-the-difference- ... uth-214986

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by glenshena » Wed Sep 26, 2018 1:10 pm

Thanks. I make red lentil soup frequently, it's a great favourite with the family with a touch of bacon flavour and carrots. Green and brown lentils I cook with zampone (pigs feet). I leave them overnight in water before cooking. They are supposed to bring you money if you eat them on new years day. :roll:

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by bonzo » Wed Sep 26, 2018 4:32 pm

I think you still get grannys soup in the shops.
Any excuse for this
Those wimin were in the nip.

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by bobnetau » Wed Sep 26, 2018 10:23 pm

Made a big pot of pea and ham soup yesterday. Wonder if I get Brownie points too, Hugh

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Re: Pea and Ham Soup

Post by bonzo » Fri Sep 28, 2018 7:25 pm

michaelm wrote:
Tue Sep 25, 2018 9:18 pm
brian f wrote:
Tue Sep 25, 2018 7:59 pm
Michaelm- Can you still get Grannys soup up the road, I have not seen that for years ?
brian, Granny's Soups were such an iconic brand up here (easily rivalling Baxter's, Campbells, Heinz etc) but I haven't noticed them on display shelves in recent times either. :(
You definitely still get grannys soup, spotted it in asda today.
Those wimin were in the nip.

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