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       Title: Soundstage Great Northern Bean Soup
  Categories: Soups, Legumes, Restaurants, Ham
       Yield: 10 -12 servs
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     1/2 lb Dried great northern beans
      10 c  Water
       4    Chicken bouillon cubes
     3/4 c  Celery, minced
       1 c  Onion, minced
       1 c  Carrot, minced
       1 c  Smoked ham, minced
     3/4 c  Tomato, minced
     1/4 t  Salt
     1/4 t  White pepper
     1/4 t  Ground thyme
     1/4 c  Cornstarch dissolved in
     2/3 c  Water
   Soundstage Restaurant, Disney-MGM
   Soak beans in water to cover overnight.
   Drain; rinse and place in lg soup pot with 10c fresh
   water and bouillon cubes. Bring to boil; reduce heat
   to simmer. Cook 1 hr until tender but firm on the
   inside. Add celelry, onions, and carrots; cook 30 mins
   until vegs are tender. Add ham, tomato, salt, pepper,
   and thyme; mix well. Cook 10 mins. Add cornstarch and
   water; simmer 5-10 mins until mixture thickens. Remove
   from heat, cool 10-15 mins. Mix well and serve.