Wash split peas in water, being careful to remove any grit or bad peas. Simmer until peas are soft or desired consistency, salt and pepper to taste. Catalogued as the best five-star hotel on the island, and co-managed by the brands Kempinski Switzerland and Gaviota S. If you can't find calabaza in your area, you can use butternut squash instead. Visit our Hotel Manzana website for more details.
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After the soup has simmered for an hour, remove the ham hock and tear meat from the bones. In the heart of Old Havana, we can find a very unique and cheerful place.
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Instructions Rinse the split peas thoroughly and remove any debris. Over medium heat, bring the mixture to a boil. Jorge Castillo: Season to taste with salt and pepper.
In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium heat until fragrant. Place the cooked soup in a blender or food processor and puree -- do this in smaller batches and be careful, the soup is hot! Easy Recipe For Veggie Quesadillas. Add the sofrito, potatoes, calabaza, and cumin to the split peas. If the mixture is too thin for your taste, you can tighten it up with a little corn starch dissolved in water.
Follow Us. Black Beans or "Frijoles Negros" Rating 1 2 3 4 5. Cuban Spiced Pork Chops Rating 1 2 3 4 5. Add the calabaza to the pot and continue cooking until the calabaza is soft, approximately 25 minutes. Every culture has a variation of split pea soup.