France's yellow split pea soup1 lb dried yellow or green split peas
1 lb cubed turkey ham diced (ham and ham bone can also be used)
1 1/2 cup carrots peeled diced
1 1/2 cup potatoes peeled and diced
1 large onion diced
6 cups chicken or vegetable broth
1 tbsp fresh thyme leaves
Salt and Pepper
Rinse and soak the peas overnight according to the package directions.
Combine all ingredients in a slow cooker and cook on high 6-8 hours on low.
Stir occasionally. Additional broth may be necessary if the soup becomes too thick.
Remove bay leaves and allspice and serve.