Schmeckfest Green String Bean Soup

6
Servings
30m
Prep Time
60m
Cook Time
1h 30m
Ready In


"From the Russian Germans in the Dakotas"

Original recipe yields 6 servings
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Nutritional

  • Serving Size: 1 (301.1 g)
  • Calories 163.7
  • Total Fat - 4.2 g
  • Saturated Fat - 1.5 g
  • Cholesterol - 21.4 mg
  • Sodium - 511.7 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 22.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 5.2 g
  • Sugars - 6 g
  • Protein - 11.1 g
  • Calcium - 61.2 mg
  • Iron - 1.9 mg
  • Vitamin C - 33.4 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.5 mg

Step 1

Cook until tender a small ham bone or smoked ham cut into small pieces.

Step 2

The last 1/2 hour before serving add potatoes.

Step 3

Add summer savory known as pepper weed in low German, about 1/2 cup finely diced or ground carrots.

Step 4

Add 2 cans string beans or when season permits about a lb of fresh cut green beans

Step 5

When vegetables and meat are tender add sour cream and salt as desired.

Tips & Variations


No special items needed.