Columbia Restaurant Spanish Bean Soup

“I recently went to Columbia Restaurant in West Palm Beach and absolutely loved this soup. Cooking time does not include soaking beans.”
READY IN:
1hr
SERVES:
4
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Wash garbanzo beans. Soak overnight with 1 tablespoon salt in enough water to cover beans. Drain the salted water from the beans.
  2. Place beans in 4-quart soup kettle; add 2 quarts of water and ham and beef bones. Cook for 45 minutes over low heat, skimming foam from the top.
  3. Fry salt pork slowly in a skillet.
  4. Add chopped onion and sauté lightly. Add to beans along with potatoes, paprika, and saffron. Add salt to taste.
  5. When potatoes are tender, remove from heat and add chorizo. Serve hot in deep soup bowls. Serves 4.

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