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Showing posts with label split peas. Show all posts

23 February 2014

Split Pea Soup, a French Canadian Classic


Split yellow peas
My friend Pru, whose grandmother was French Canadian, made pea soup the other day, and that got me thinking about how much I would like to make some, too. I associate pea soup with late February and early March and the coming of Lent; that's when my mother served it.