Hoppin John - New Year's Day dish

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 12
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 272.6
  • Total Fat: 12.3 g
  • Cholesterol: 28.6 mg
  • Sodium: 1,338.6 mg
  • Total Carbs: 29.6 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 4.6 g
  • Protein: 11.9 g

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Number of Servings: 12


    Dried blackeye peas - 2 cups uncooked.
    Bulk Italian Sausage - cooked and drained (optional)
    Brown Rice - prepared according to instructions (1 cup uncooked).
    2 yellow onions.
    salt (to taste)


Traditional New Years Day dish:

Prepare blackeye peas according to package instructions. Drain.
The sausage is optional. If not used - then use two tablespoons of olive oil to saute the onions. Do not drain.
Cook, ensure it is crumbled. Drain the sausage.
Prepare Brown Rice according to instructions.
Dice and saute yellow onions in some of the grease from the sausage.
Add thyme to rice and toss. Add salt to peas and toss. Mix all ingredients together and serve hot. Makes 12 one cup servings.

Number of Servings: 12

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user KATERYN.

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