Rainy Day Woman

Sometimes the weather puts you in a mood that feels the way it looks.I decided to make a big pot of split pea soup to really hammer it on home.


2 tbsp olive oil

1 onion yellow onion, diced

2 cloves of garlic, minced

2 carrots, diced

2 cups of dried split peas (rinsed)

8 cups of chicken stock

1 tbsp smokey paprika

1 tsp sea salt

1 tsp cracked pepper

Sautee the onion, garlic and carrots for 5 minutes.

Add split peas, stock and seasoning, bring to a boil.

Reduce to simmer for an hour.  

Serve with crusty bread and salty butter

Wear a cozy sweater, have a glass of wine and listen to Bob Dylan.