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Recipe - Caldo Gallego (Galacian Soup)


2 tablespoons Olive Oil
1 Onion, diced
8 ounces Jamon Serrano or Salt Pork, coarsely diced
8 ounces Palacios Dry-Cured Chorizo (Spanish sausage), coarsely sliced
6 ounces Morcillia (Spanish sausage), coarsely sliced (optional)
5 cups, Savorico Garbanzo Beans (Chickpeas), rinsed
3 cups Chicken broth
2 large Potatoes, peeled and diced
1 bunch Collards, Mustard Greens or Spinach
Salt to taste
2 hard boiled Eggs, sliced (optional)

Prep Time/ Cook Time

10 minutes preparation, 45 minutes on the stovetop

Recipe Size

Serves 4-6

Basic Instructions

This recipe calls for par-boiled potatoes. For this, add the diced potatoes to salted water and boil for 10 minutes. Drain and set aside. Instead of boiling on the stovetop, you can microwave the potatoes for 5 minutes in a microwaveable dish with water.

Add the oil to a large olla (traditional cast iron pot), over medium heat, and saute the onion until translucent (about 2 minutes). Add the ham and sausages to the olla. Cook for 3 minutes. Next, add the chickpeas, potatoes, and chicken broth to the onion-sausage mixture. Simmer for 20 minutes. Add the greens and simmer for an additional 10 minutes. Add salt to taste. Add the hard boiled eggs. Serve and enjoy! We recommend serving in a terra-cotta clay cazuela.

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Chorizo - Palacios Mild - CZ001
Authentic dry cured Spanish chorizo. Firm texture, slightly dry, and a mild taste.
Size: 7.9oz/225g
Origin: La Rioja, Spain
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Morcilla con Cebolla - CZ009
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Sliced Jamon Serrano Ham by Palacios JS081
Spains most popular ham is Jamon Serrano. Our serrano is all natural with a wonderful mild flavor, perfect for all your tapas dishes. No nitrite or nitrite added, no preservatives, no msg, gluten free.
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