White House Bean Soup
This recipe for White House Bean Soup is close to Senate Bean Soup and I wonder if this is a variation of the “original?”
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- 1 1/2 pounds Navy or Pea Beans
- Water to cover 5"
- 4 large yellow onions
- 1 large clove garlic
- 6 stems parsley
- 3/4 teaspoons thyme
- 1 1/2 large bay leaves
- 1 carrot (optional)
- 1/2 lemon
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- Salt and Pepper