Ham and Bean Barley Stew

Adapted from my mom who learned it from my grandma. This is the good stuff for me. Gonna add as many family recipes as I can as I do this.

1/2 yellow onion, diced

1 carrot, diced

1 celery stalk, diced

1 ham shank

1/4 cup black beans, dry

1/4 cup great white beans, dry

1/4 cup kidney beans, dry

1/2 cup pearl barley

4 c water

3 c chicken broth

italian herbs (it’s a premade mix, I’ll have to look it up)

majoram (just a bit)

1 bay leaf

salt and pepper

1. ) Cook onions in some oil until they are soft and translucent. Add them with the rest of the ingredients to a crock pot and  cook on low for 4.5 – 5 hours.


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