Hearty meal that uses the ham bone in the freezer.
Serves 8 or more
Soak beans overnight. Drain
Put beans and ham bone in large pot or slow cooker.
Add plenty of water.
Cook on high until it comes to a boil.
Turn heat low, and cover.
Cook, stirring and adding water as needed until beans are soft.
Remove ham bone and allow to cool.
Remove all meat from bone and return the meat to the pot.
Continue cooking beans on low until they are mushy.
Garnish beans with onion.
Page created July 24, 2001. Anne Pemberton. Edited Tue, June 3, 2003 . AP.