Navy Bean Soup with Onion & Celery

30 min

Prep Time

3 hr 30 min

Cook Time

4 hr

Total Time

Servings

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Ingredients

1

lb

Navy beans, dry

6 1/2

cup

Water

1 1/3

cup

Celery, fresh, diced

1 2/3

cup

Onion, white, fresh, chopped

2/3

tsp

Garlic powder

1

tsp

Salt, table, iodized

Nutrition Info

240.00 g / 8.57 oz per serving.

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Instructions

**3 cups of water for each 1 cup of beans


Day Prior to Service
1. Wash & rinse beans - cover with water.
2. Soak overnight.


Day of Service
1. Drain water of beans.
2. Add fresh water in the amount called for in recipe - bring to a boil.
3. Simmer, covered, for 2 to 2 1/2 hours until beans are soft.
4. After beans are soft, add vegetables & seasonings.
5. Continue to simmer, covered, for 1 hour (or bake in 300°F oven).
6. Keep hot in 200°F oven until ready to serve.

Notes

Food Handling :
- Wash hands immediately before engaging in food preparation and again
after engaging in any activities that contaminate the hands.
- Single gloves should be used for only one task and then discarded.
Cooking :
- Cook to an internal temperature of 165 F for 15 seconds.
Holding :
- Hold for hot service at an internal temperature of 135 F or higher.