New Orleans-Style Red Beans and Rice with Fresh Ham Hocks

New Orleans-Style Red Beans and Rice with Fresh Ham Hocks
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Servings Prep Time
6 15 minutes
Cook Time
3.15 Hour
Servings Prep Time
6 15 minutes
Cook Time
3.15 Hour
New Orleans-Style Red Beans and Rice with Fresh Ham Hocks
Print Recipe
Servings Prep Time
6 15 minutes
Cook Time
3.15 Hour
Servings Prep Time
6 15 minutes
Cook Time
3.15 Hour
Ingredients
Servings:
Instructions
  1. Sort and wash beans; place in large Dutch oven. Cover with water 2 inches above beans. Bring beans to a boil and cook for 2 minutes. Remove from heat, cover and let stand for 1 hour. Drain beans and set aside.
  2. Sprinkle 1/2 teaspoon seasoned salt over sides of ham hocks.
  3. Heat vegetable oil in Dutch oven; brown ham hocks 3 minutes on each side.
  4. Add reserved beans, remaining seasoned salt, 4 cups water, garlic, onion, thyme, bay leaf and pepper and stir to blend. Bring mixture to a boil. Reduce heat and cover; simmer 2 to 3 hours or until beans are tender.
  5. Remove bay leaf and serve beans over rice.