A great soup gift
for children, or one for your kids to make!
1/4 cup red lentils
1/4 cup green split peas
1/4 cup barley
1/3 cup beef bouillon powder
2 tbsp parsley flakes
3 tbsp dried minced onion
1/3 tsp thyme
1/3 tsp pepper
1 tsp basil
1/4 cup alphabet pasta
In a two cup jar,
layer each ingredient in the order given. Add more alphabet
pasta if needed to fill jar. Seal and label.
In large stock
pot combine 8 cups of water, 2 cans (14oz) crushed tomatoes
and contents of soup mix jar. Add 2 chopped carrots and a
few chopped potatoes. Bring to a boil then reduce the heat,
simmering for one hour or until lentils and peas are tender.