dried navy beans
ground black pepper
Navy Bean Soup I
- Combine beans, water, tomatoes, onion, celery, garlic, ham, bouillon, Worcestershire sauce, parsley, garlic, and bay leaf in a stock pot; bring to a boil. Lower heat, cover, and simmer for two hours.
- Add additional water. Season with salt and pepper. Simmer for an additional two hours. Discard bay leaf.