Garbanzo Bean Soup

Made with the mild-flavored chickpea, garbanzo bean soup can take on many different flavors. From curried stew-like versions to Tuscan garbanzo bean soup, these easy recipes come together quickly.

Ham and Beans

Parents

Arugula isn't just good for salads. Hide four cups of the leafy greens in this thick ham and vegetable stew picky eaters will never know!

Roasted Tomato Gazpacho

Better Homes and Gardens

Garbanzo beans add heartiness to this popular summertime chilled soup recipe.

Aunt Bonnie's Taco Soup

Midwest Living

This easy-to-make high-fiber soup, full of beef and taco flavor, uses black-eyed peas and three kinds of beans. Serve it for dinner with sour cream, salsa, and chips.

Mediterranean Chickpea Chili

Better Homes and Gardens

Hearty and flavorful, this dish is a perfect example of how dynamic and satisfying a meatless chili can be. Substitute vegetable stock for chicken for a truly spectacular vegetarian dish. Serve with a fresh green salad and crusty baguette for a complete dinner.

Total: 30 mins

Beef and Bulgur Soup with Chickpeas

Midwest Living

This beef, bean, and vegetable soup is loaded with spices, including cumin, ginger, and garam masala. It makes a satisfying low-calorie meal.

Garbanzo Bean Stew

Family Circle

Spicy kielbasa sausage lends its robust flavor to this chunky stew. A container of hummus stirred into the slow cooker near the end of cooking provides flavorful thickening.

Chilled Tomato-Bean Soup

Midwest Living

For this make-ahead recipe, assemble the ingredients and then let the soup chill for up to 24 hours. Serve as an appetizer or side dish.

Thick Hummus-Style Soup

Better Homes and Gardens

Chicken Salsa Chili

Midwest Living

By using canned beans, jarred salsa, and cooked chicken, you can mix together this main-dish chili in minutes. Let it simmer and then serve for a quick dinner.

How to Make Bean Soup

Learn how to make bean soup, and you'll always have a hearty, nutritious, and inexpensive meal, any night of the week.

How to Make a Ham

There are many types of ham and many methods for how to cook ham. Some hams are already cooked and sliced into spirals so that all you have to do is heat them up. Others are canned and can be sliced and eaten after being warmed. Country hams are completely different as they have been salt-cured and need to be bathed in water to remove the curing salt.

How to Make Green Bean Casserole

Remember back when Sunday dinners and holidays just weren't complete without everyone's favorite green bean casserole on the table? We all loved those crunchy fried onions topping the creamy blend of mushroom soup and beans. Learning how to make green bean casserole was a new cook's rite of passage, and this recipe sat in almost everyone's recipe box.

How to Cook a Honey-Glazed Ham

Once you learn how to cook a honey-glazed ham in your own kitchen you'll find it's just as easy to make one at home as it is to make the trip to a specialty store for a pre-sliced ham with a packet of glaze. What's more, you'll find the homemade version is considerably less expensive.

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