Southern Lima Bean Recipe
If desired chop or shred ham.
Southern lima bean recipe. Yep you gotta have bacon to make this delish. Add the beans ham hock or seasoning meat and enough water or broth to cover the beans. It starts with some glorious bacon. Southern style butterbeans baby lima beans i love butterbeans big and small and i dont understand for the life of me why some southerners get all up in a tizzy about what is a butter bean any more than what constitutes a real cornbread or whether a hoecake is flour or cornmeal based.
You can use ham hocks hambones smoked bacon or smoked sausage for the pork flavor in this dish. Here is a easy and basic lima bean recipe. If using ham hock remove from pot. Lima beans with ham hocks and rice recipe a one pot meal.
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Bring to a boil and then reduce heat and simmer for 2 3 hours stirring occasionally until beans are tender. The best southern lima beans recipes on yummly southern style butterbeans baby lima beans simple southern lima beans southern style baby lima beans. Sticky chicken marinated slow roasted chicken pieces braised in a slightly sweet tangy sauce. Weve been doing it this way for years.
Years back during those long hard and cold winters when all the fresh vegetables from the garden were long gone folks relied on dry beans to get them through. I like to cut pieces of bacon with my kitchen scissors. Soak lima beans in 2 quarts of water in a large bowl for 8 hours or overnight.