This hearty soup makes the most of root vegetables, paired with baby lima beans. If you're short on time, you can substitute 3 cups canned limas (rinsed and drained) for the dried beans, and skip the steps of soaking and cooking them, though the flavor won't be quite as rich.
Smoked Ham Hock with Beans and Vegetables 1 smoked ham hock 200g of dried beans (I used borlotti, but haricot , butter beans or kidney beans) soaked overnight 3 sticks of celery finely chopped 2 carrots peeled and diced 1 white onion roughly chopped 5 cloves of garlic peeled 3 sprigs of thyme 1 bay leaf 2 pints of boiling water Black pepper to season
Need to detox from a day of sweets or a night of drinking? Try getting that fresh start from this nutrient packed Detox Vegetable Soup recipe. With eight different types of vegetables, you are sure to get the detox you're craving.