THE MAGICAL SLOW COOKER
Black-eyed peas cooked with ham and bacon! Great for celebrating the new year or any day really!
Add the dried peas to the slow cooker. NO NEED TO PRESOAK
Add the chicken broth, can of diced tomatoes, bacon, ham, onion, garlic, oregano and pepper. Stir. WAIT TO ADD THE SALT.
Cover and cook on HIGH FOR 7 hours. Do not open the lid during the cooking time.
For creamier beans remove 1 cup of the beans and mash. Add back to the slow cooker and stir.