Split Pea Soup in the Crock Pot

Split Pea Soup in the Crock Pot

Split Pea Soup brings back warm memories from my childhood. The memories are warm and comforting, just like this recipe. Every so often I enjoy making this soup and my favorite way of making it is in the crock pot. It’s so easy and fills the house with warm, delicious smells.

Split Pea Soup in the Crock Pot_1

Stories from Split Pea Soup

The memories I have are sitting with my mom as she talked about how this soup was my grandfather’s favorite soup. She told me about sitting at a small cafe in a small town eating warm split pea. She shared this with me when I was small as we sat in a small cafe in a small town while we ate split pea soup. So now whenever I have split pea soup I think of them.

Print Recipe

Split Pea Soup in the Crock Pot

Serves: 8


  • 1 pound dried split peas rinsed
  • 1 ham hock
  • 1/2 medium onion chopped
  • 2 carrots chopped
  • 2 stalks celery chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 2 teaspoons thyme
  • 1/2 tablespoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon fresh pepper
  • 6 cups hot water


    1. Layer ingredients in crockpot.
    2. Pour in water, so don’t stir.
    3. Cover and cook on high 4-5 hours or on low for 8-10 hours.
    4. Remove Bay leaf.
    5. Serve garnished with bay leaves.

Amount Per Serving
Calories: 262.5
Fat: 25
Carbohydrate: 38
Fiber: 15
Protein: 22

Powered by
Plan To Eat

Looking for more healthy lunch recipes? Check out my Healthy Lunch Recipes Pinterest Board:

Visit Pepper Ferguson’s profile on Pinterest.

Birthday Christmas Crafts Easter Crafts Father's Day Crafts Free Printables! Mother's Day Crafts St Patricks Day Crafts Valentine's Day Crafts
Eggshell Mosaics: E is for Earth & Eggshells
Easy Owl Donuts!
Free Printable Star Wars Valentines
Appetizers Baking Bentos Beverages Breakfast Dessert Dinner Kids Lunches Lunch Salads Side Dishes Snacks Soups
Healthy Broccoli Salad
Spaghetti Squash with Peanut Sauce
Spaghetti Squash with Peanut Sauce
Easy Owl Donuts!