Yes, this is another “Matt Request”.
1 onion, chopped
2 stalks celery, sliced
3/4 cup dried split peas
2 t Mrs Dash original (or your favorite seasoning)
2 bay leaves
6 cups chicken, beef or vegetable broth
1 potato, peeled and diced
1 zucchini, chopped
1-2 cups broccoli, broken into flowerets
1/2 teaspoon basil, rubbed
salt and pepper to taste
2 cups fresh spinach
In a large pot over medium heat, drizzle oil.
Add onion and celery and sauté about 10 minutes. Stir in peas, Mrs Dash, bay leaves and broth. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat, cover and simmer 1 hour.
Remove the bay leaves and stir in the potatoes, zucchini, broccoli, basil and salt and pepper. Simmer 20 minutes or til potatoes are tender.
Remove from heat; stir in spinach and cover. Let sit 5 minutes.
Check seasoning and adjust as desired.
Served with homemade pepper cheese bread.