Blackeyed Pea Stew
By Melissa's Corporate Chefs

Ingredients
1 pound bacon - diced
1 cup Organic Celery chopped
1 cup Organic Yellow Onion chopped
1 cup Organic Bell Pepper (green) chopped
1 can Vegetable Broth (14 1/2 ounces)
1 can Organic Tomatoes - diced (29 ounces)

Directions
In a large pot over medium high heat, sauté the bacon until crisp.

Set aside the bacon, reserving the fat in the pot.

Add the celery, onion and green bell pepper, then sauté 10 minutes, or until tender.

Add the black eyed peas, broth and stewed tomatoes and allow to heat through, about 15 more minutes.

Top with crumbled bacon when serving.