Don’t throw away the ham bone after your Easter dinner! Keep the bone (with a little bit of ham still on it) to make this amazing, filling Ham Bone Soup!
I don’t know what it is about soup, but that’s been all I’ve wanted to make lately. I could blame it on the cold, but the truth is that this has been going on for at least a year.
This Ham Bone Soup recipe that I got from Pip and Ebby hit the spot. I’ve tried several of their recipes, and always been happy with them!
Cooking the ham bone in the soup allows for you to get some delicious bone broth, which is more flavorful and healthy. This is especially true when the bones are cooked low and slow, and using your slow cooker definitely makes that happen.
Bone broth is full of collagen and many minerals, so it’s great for you.
I’m not a fan of kidney beans, so I changed them out for black beans, which are my favorite. I also swapped out bouillon cubes for some chicken broth, since my family steers clear of MSG.
This ham bone soup was loved by my entire family. The kids ate seconds, and we all enjoyed it for leftovers the next day for lunch!
Leftover Ham Bone Soup in the Slow Cooker
Deliciously hearty Ham Bone Soup is perfect for using up your leftover ham bone. Full of vegetables and flavor!
- 1 Ham bone
- 1 large Onion, diced
- 2 Potatoes, peeled and chopped
- 4 Carrots, peeled and chopped
- 1 15 oz. Can corn
- 1 15 oz. Can black beans, drained and rinsed
- 1 14.5 oz. Can Diced Tomatoes
- 2 14.5 oz. Cans Chicken Broth
- 2 Cups Water
- Put all of the ingredients into your slow cooker.
- Cook on low for 8 hours, or high for 5 hours.
- Remove meat from bone, and stir into soup. Throw away the bone.
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Serving Size:10 Servings
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 157Total Fat: 2gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 10mgSodium: 618mgCarbohydrates: 28gFiber: 7gSugar: 5gProtein: 10g
The nutritional information provided here is not guaranteed to be accurate and is provided for informational (and google) purposes only.
If you love this soup recipe, you’ll want to try our other favorite soups!
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