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Ham-Bean Soup is an easy slow cooker recipe for a delicious and hearty, (8) ingredient soup. It takes only (15) minutes to prepare and just over (5) hours to cook. Made with: Ham, white beans, celery, carrots and onions. It is also a healthy, low calories, low fat, low cholesterol, low carbohydrates, low sugars, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (6 SmartPoints), (6 PointsPlus) recipe. Makes (6) servings. Ham-Bean Soup will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.
Prep Time: 15 Minutes.
Cooking Time: 5-1/4 Hours.
(1 lb.) Smoked ham shank
1/2 cup chopped carrots
1/2 cup chopped celery
1/2 cup chopped onions
2 (15 oz) cans Great Northern beans, drained, rinsed
5 cups low-sodium chicken broth
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp ground black pepper
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Slow Cooker Three Bean Chili is a delicious and healthy recipe. It’s a low calories, low fat, low carbohydrates, low sugars, vegetarian, diabetic and Weight Watchers (5) PointsPlus+ recipe. Makes 8 (1-1/4 cup) Servings. Slow Cooker Three Bean Chili will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.
1 (15 oz) can black beans, drained, rinsed
1 (15) can dark red kidney beans, drained, rinsed
1 (15 oz) can garbanzo beans, drained, rinsed
2 large onions, chopped
1 large red bell pepper, chopped
1 large green bell pepper, chopped
3 tbsp chili powder
2 tbsp bottled minced garlic
1 canned chipotle pepper in adobo sauce, finely chopped
1 tsp ground cumin
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 (14-1/2 oz) can no-salt diced tomatoes, undrained
1 (14-1/2 oz) can reduced-sodium chicken broth
1/4 cup snipped fresh cilantro
Hot cooked white or brown rice (optional)
1. In a 4 to 5 quart slow cooker, combine black beans, kidney beans, garbanzo beans, onion, red and green bell peppers, chili powder, garlic, chipotle pepper, cumin and salt. Add tomatoes and broth.
2. Cover and cook on LOW 8 to 10 hours or HIGH 4 to 5 hours.
3. Stir in cilantro. If desired, serve with rice.
Yield: 8 Servings
Serving Size: 1-1/4 cups per serving
WW PointsPlus = 5
Carb Choices: 2-1/2
2 Vegetables + 2 Starch + 1 Meat (VL)
Calories: 191, Fat 2g, Carbohydrates 38g, Sodium 659mg, Sugars 7g, Fiber 12g, Protein 12g
Original recipe and image from Diabetic Living. http://www.diabeticlivingonline.com/recipe/chili/bean-medley-chili/
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