*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                              Palouse Soup Mix
 
 Recipe By     : Jill Delgado
 Serving Size  : 10   Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Beans                            Pasta
                 Rice                             Soups And Stews
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    2 1/2  cups          split peas -- 16 oz  package
    2 1/2  cups          lentils -- 16 oz  package
    2 1/2  cups          pearl barley -- 16 oz  package
    2      cups          brown rice OR
    2      cups          macaroni -- 8 oz package
      1/2  cup           celery flakes
      1/2  cup           parsley flakes
      1/2  teaspoon      thyme
      1/2  teaspoon      white pepper
 
 Mix all ingredients together.   Store in a jar with a tight fitting lid.
 Stir before using.
 
 To give as a gift: Put 1 cup of soup mix in plastic bag with these
 instructions:  Combine soup mix with 4 cups of water or seasoned stock in a
 large pan.  Add 1 cup cooked chopped meat, if desired.  Bring to a boil.
 Reduce heat to low and cover pan. Simmer gently for 45-50 minutes, or until
 peas are tender.  Add 1/2 teaspoon salt, if desired.  
 
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