This recipe is simple, full of flavor and good for you foods. The latest NEW product by The Gourmet Farm Girl. All soup mixes are designed to be simple; you add a few common pantry items and fresh vegetables. The seasoning is in the mix; combine the ingredients and fill your home with the wonderful aroma of  homemade soup on the stove.  

Gourmet Blend Bean Soup 
By The Gourmet Farm Girl
2 Quarts low sodium or regular chicken stock
1/2 cup chopped red onion
1/2 cup chopped celery
1 medium size potato chopped
1 cup chopped cabbage or bok choy
2 14.5 oz cans or 1 28 oz can diced tomatoes
1 cup chopped cooked ham or chicken (optional)
Bean mixture and season package
Bring the stock to a boil; add the bean mixture, season package, potatos, celery and onions. Reduce heat and tilt lid; cook for 1 hour.  Add the tomatoes, cabbage and meat of your choice. Continue to cook for an additional 30-40 minutes or until beans are tender.
Garnish with fresh chopped parsley or cilantro.
Makes 10-8 oz servings
 The recipe used the Urban Chefs diced tomatoes. A product made right here in Columbus Ohio