(Optional) If using a pressure cooker, lock the lid on and pressure cook on high for 25 minutes. ), and maybe the bacon I purchased from my particular deli doesn’t have as much salt as mass market produced bacon. Will definitely make again. The cooler days are quickly approaching, and this Slow Cooker Bean and Bacon Soup is perfect for those chilly days. Wow, you sure are prepared! Add the onion, carrots, celery, jalapeno, bacon, thyme and chicken broth.  Do you have any no salt or Mrs Dash alternatives?Â. We made pita bread from scratch…amazing combo. Very flavorful and grateful again to have the points calculated.  Otherwise, good flavor! This was fantastic. Love this! So cozy!! This was absolutely delicious, my new favorite Skinnytaste soup! Any suggestions? Removed the chicken breasts and shredded the meat. I decided to make the beans from scratch, a first for me. The only tweaks I made were adding probably triple the amount of carrot (I’m a huge fan of carrots in soup) and 2 cloves of minced garlic. It gets hard and becomes really small, like parsley. My local market doesn’t have them. Thanks for a wonderful, guilt free recipe! Flavor is so rich. If you want to stay away from heavy and creamy soups for a while, this one is for you!! I was a little doubtful of the recipe because it seemed too simple, but it’s perfect. Made this tonight and it was so good! I have looked at ll these recipes! This is delicious, and yes better the next day as it thickens up. I tasted it the night I cooked it, and it was good, but the next night was even better! Added the shredded chicken in when I added the Spinach. 🙂. the recipe would change as written with dried. I have yet to be disappointed! Will be my go to bean soup.Â. I added egg noodles because that was how we always ate it. In a blender, blend 1 can of beans with 1 cup of water. This is a great fall/winter recipe! Combine all ingredients, including cooked bacon and fat, in … I made an entire package of bacon to go with it and add a little fat for satiety. I don’t much care for spinach, so use Kale in place of it. I salivate thinking about it! more or less than 3 cups? Let the pressure release, remove rosemary and bay leaves. The only thing I may do different next time is add less water or use my immersion blender instead of a blender because it wasn’t as thick as I would have liked. Any white bean is fine and the points stay the same.  I also used dried rosemary, which was good but I know the fresh would have been even tastier. I added the entire can of tomato paste … that’s what I get trying to multitask … any way to correct my mistake! I did add a Parmesan rind that added to the flavors and it needed salt and pepper for my taste. I plan on making this soup. Can I sub ham for bacon? Your email address will not be published. The flavor in this recipe is the best! After the recommended time in the instant pot, the bean were still not tender. Accidentally added an extra tablespoon tomato paste plus a bit of fresh thyme along with the rosemary. I made this for dinner Saturday night, and it was absolutely delicious. Set aside on paper towels.  Thank you for sharing your gift with the world. Set aside on paper towels. Thank you so much! Took a spoonful just to check seasonings and it is superb. I’ve made this twice and it has come out too thin too soupy both times. It’s also putting me in curl up with a book mode with a cozy throw while dinner is simmering in the kitchen – do you feel me?  This soup, it’s perfect for this cooler weather and uses pantry staples such as canned beans and broth. this might be my new favorite recipe of yours!  Is a 5 oz. Would recommend. Freezes beautifully. You might just find that chick peas take a bit longer (maybe 35 – 40 minutes) instead of the 25 minutes for the softer beans. Trying this today! Serving size is small to meet the calorie limits. Thanks in advance. Hi! You should try my slow cooker tomato soup, so good!!  Cannellini / northern beans / navy beans  are three kinds of “white beans”, different in size and shape, but could all be used for this soup. Come fall i freeze the Kale. I know many good cooks who have had this problem. This has become a regular on our stay-at-home rotation! Yes, a towel over the blender and doing it in small batches avoids that. I doubled.Â. I used dried navy beans that I soaked overnight and six cups of fat free chicken broth. It’s made me try to step back from adding so many things to my food. A slow cooker is a busy mom’s best friend! I really commend you. This was fabulous!! Ended up using my immersion blender at the very end of the process and soup still had a thickness with whole vegetables still present.  My husband picked out the spinach – LOL! Might be an option for the lady whose husband picked his out. Obviously I’d add the spinach after I blend. I added some pepper/garlic powder,  but otherwise followed this to a T! Stir the ingredients, then position the ham bone in the middle of the mixture. Im new to instant pot and havent doubled a recipe before. I think i have an 8quart pot. It’s hot. It’s so easy … My family loved it, especially good after a cold, windy day. Love your cookbook. This is a broth-y type soup.  We cut up and cooked turkey kielbasa and added it, some Worcestershire sauce and salt to the recipe. Kudos on the great recipe, I’m excited to try more from this site! Can’t wait to have it for lunch tomorrow!Â. Probably all of them! My changes were to use dried beans (a small white heirloom) that I cooked ahead and reserved the cooking water which I used in the soup with some chicken soup base. I wonder if you could substitute kale for the spinach? So, I used 3 cups of dried to equal 3 cans. I have 1 can of white beans, and 2 cans of chick peas. I made this recipe on Sunday in the crock pot. Different size but you can sub them! I love soups with beans such as this 16 Bean Soup, and this Pasta Fagiole. I tried it tonight, and it was some of the best soup I have ever had. This soup freezes well and is perfect for a quick lunch or dinner. Followed recipe just as written with the exception of adding, salt, pepper, and a little garlic to the veggies while cooking. I’m sure Gina’s is smoother, but as it was, it was really delicious. STILL not done! Tasted great, too! My picky husband couldn’t get enough! Thanks. Sometimes we don’t know how long they have been on the grocery shelf. I love your recipes and thought I had everything in the cupboards but sadly did not. Seasoned with salt and pepper to taste. Just saying thanks and Wow. Can you use vegetable broth and leave out the bacon to make this vegan? This is fantastic! I know you haven’t made this with dried beans, but I’m hoping you can help me salvage the recipe. I made it to freeze, so I figured I would leave the spinach out and add that in when I was ready to eat it. One question though; there are references to both navy beans and white beans. We double it, because the leftovers are awesome, and we use great northern beans, because that’s what they have at aldi. The only variation I did was to add the bacon into the entire pot to give it a more smoky flavor. But the recipe never says anything about adding the additional 2 cans of beans. Now I’ll be fair-I tweaked it. Thanks GinaÂ, It turned out wonderful! My personal tweaks: -No salt added beans -No salt added beef broth, instead of reduced sodium chicken broth -reduced sodium turkey bacon -red pepper flakes (mama likes it hott!). Took off the heat, left covered to sit for an hour and a half. How Many cups (or fractions there of) is in a serving? Pan fried the ham in my cast iron skillet, set aside, then sautéed veggies in the skillet. I have lots of cans of them and no Navy beans. I highly recommend this soup!  Thanks for a good, low point soup! Thanks. I made it the other day and it is delicious!! Remove rosemary and bay leaves. Have been doing this for years. A dump-and-go meal that is infused with deep wholesome … This might be dumb, but do you drain the beans before adding to the blender or the crock pot?Â, I forgot to drain and rinse. I had a gastric bypass 3 weeks ago, and in 4 more weeks, i will use many of these meals. Cook bacon in a skillet over medium heat, until crispy. We are both trying to get healthier and he tends to sabotage us with his bad eating but with food like this I am hoping we will be able to stay more on target. If so, do i need to change anything? Â.  I double the veggies and spices and cook it on the stove! Thanks Darlene, hope you are feeling better! I’m so glad I found your site! Delicious! Love your recipes and tell everyone I can about the site. Also are we supposed to let the pressure leave naturally? I had Great Northern Beans on hand. I’m curious are were we supposed to do this manual with the pressure cooker or hit soup and then adjust the time and high-pressure? Removed them and then added the celery(3 small stalks with leaves) and three carrots, medium sized and 2 small to medium onions. Â, Cannellini beans would work if you can find them or any other type of white bean. Just like Budget Bytes’ crockpot black bean soup. Nice and soft and blendable! I made the slow cooker version. I have a difficult time finding canned navy beans, I can only seem to find dried ones. I love the spinach too! I’ve been a long time follower & I look forward to joining you in your upcoming Instant Pot adventures! Can I use an immersion blender instead of taking out some soup? Recommend!! 🙂, She did label it as a freezer friendly recipe. this was a great soup! Pressure Cooker and Slow Cooker … Perfect for a cold, raw New England winter day. It doesn’t look very appetizing 🙁 should I have drained the grease before cooking the vegetables?Â. Added all three cans rinsed and drained and rest of ingredients.Â, I microwaved the bacon and broke into pieces. Or we supposed to use the venting? I’ve already stocked my freezer with your chicken enchilada soup and your Beef, Tomato and Acini di Pepe Soup. This is a great dish! I will probably make a day ahead the next time around. Thank you for helping me changing my life. I made this for the first time for a GTG with some girlfriends and it was a HIT!!!! Help!  It’s delicious, filling and comforting especially on a chilly night! This bean and bacon soup will definitely warm you up on a chilly day and your bellies will thank you.  I ended up using 2 cans northern beans and 1 can navy.  To decrease fat further, I substituted smoked back bacon for the regular bacon. Made this in my instant pot with a few changes and it turned out wonderful. Plus it good for you. Because of the changes I did not use the rosemary or bay leaf either. I have the same question. Saute the bacon in a large pot until crisp. I’m fortunate in that my husband loves all kinds of food, and is very appreciative of my cooking, but I can tell when he REALLY loves something. I had to take a little taste and it’s delicious.Â, I used canned great northern beans and thick cut bacon. This is going to be a staple in our home. This recipe reminded me of it and it was by far so much better. Then make the recipe, substituting the cooked dried beans and some of the cooking liquid for the canned beans, as others here have suggested. Do you think I could substitute chick peas for the white beans? Add the onion, carrots and celery to the skillet and cook until soft, about 5 minutes. 🙂Â, Can you cook on high in slow cooker for a shorter amount of time? 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