Want good luck this New Year? This black eyed pea soup is a vegan version of a southern tradition. With added sweet potatoes, kale, and the use of a slow cooker for a comforting soup.
Editor’s Note: This recipe has been updated. Old pictures of original post are below.
Did you know that there is magic in your food? Eating black eyed pea soup for the New Year is good for the following reasons:
- Dried beans in general expands in volume which symbolizes expanding wealth for the upcoming new year.
- Black eyed peas loosely resemble coins.
- When served with greens it represents good luck (four leaf clover), U.S. paper currency, and your higher heart chakra.
- When served with cornbread it symbolizes gold because of it’s yellow color.
See I told you? It’s magic. …