Cherokee Registry

Cherokee Bean Balls

2 cups brown beans
4 cups Cornmeal \1/2 cup Flour
1 teas.backing soda

Boil; Beans in salted water untill tender.
Put cornmeal, flour and soda in Large mixing bowl.
Add Boiled beans and some of the juice to cornmeal and Flour mixture to form a stiff dough .
Roll in Balls & Drop into pot of boiling hot water .
Let cook 30 minutes at a slow Boil .