servings : 4

2 -15oz cans of white beans (rinse/drain)

1 cup of My Brother's Original Salsa

1 small white onion, petite diced

2 oz. Serrano Ham* (Spanish Ham) chopped fine

1/2 tsp. fresh thyme

3 Tbsp. olive oil

4 cups chicken stock

salt/pepper to taste

 

In a large soup pot, saute ham in oil till ham starts to crisp on the edges. Add onion and saute till soft. Add My Brother's Original Salsa and cook for 2 mins. Add white beans and chicken stock. Simmer on low for 30 mins. Season with Salt/Pepper. Once ready, finish with thyme leaves and Fig Salsa (below). 

 

Fresh Fig Salsa

1/2 lb, fresh figs, petite diced

2 Roma tomatoes seeded and chopped 

1/2 small red onion, petite dice

2 Tbsp. fresh cilantro, chopped

Juice of 1 Lime 

salt/pepper to taste

Combine figs, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, lime juice. Season with salt/pepper.

* You can substitute prosciutto or good quality country ham.