September 13, 2021

Curried Split Pea Soup with Chicken Recipe- Hearty and Healthy with US Pulses

Hello September! The -ber months are here again, and what better way to embrace this cold and chilly season than with a hearty and healthy bowl of soup. Today, we spice up the classic U.S. Split Pea Soup by adding a touch of curry.

U.S. Split Peas are such versatile ingredients, especially for those sticking to protein-rich diets. With the current growth and popularity of plant-based diets around the world, this recipe is a quick and easy way to kickstart your plan to shift to a healthier and heartier lifestyle.

Dry beans, lentils, dry peas, and chickpeas (garbanzos), are some of the most popular U.S. Pulses worldwide. U.S. Dry Peas come in yellow and green, which are both widely used as fried snacks or side dishes. 

Health benefits of U.S. Pulses:
- High in Protein
- High in Dietary Fiber
- High in Antioxidants and Micronutrients
- Gluten-Free
- Non-GMO
- Non-allergen
- Lower Glycemic Index Score compared to cereals

Now, let's whip up this quick and easy Curried Split Pea Soup with Chicken recipe that's both heart-healthy and halal-friendly.