Just the right side dish for your New Year's party.
ingredients
ingredients
method
step-by-step directions

Hoppin John

  • 1 cup Small dried black-eyes (soaked in water for 6 hours)
  • 2 cup Water
  • 2 Garlic cloves (minced)
  • 1 Dried hot pepper (optional)
  • 1 Smoked ham hock
  • 1 Medium onion (chopped)
  • 1 Red bell pepper (chopped)
  • salt
step-by-step directions
  • Drain the peas.
  • Combine the ingredients in the slow cooker, and then add water to cover ingredients. Cook on low until peas are tender, but still have a bite, between 6 and 9 hours. Remove ham hock and dried pepper, if used. Cut the meat off of the bone of the hock and return meat to slow cooker.
  • Serve with rice.
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