First, you will need to make a pot of beans.
Big 'Ol Pot of Beans
1lb. bag of dry pinto beans
1 medium white onion cut in half
6 cloves garlic
soak beans overnight in cold water, or do a quick boil (cover beans with water and bring to a boil for 15 minutes, strain) In a large pot, place beans and 4 quarts water. Simmer for 4 hours or until beans are tender.
Neto's Pinto Bean Soup
You will need the big pot of beans you made, and white rice. (1 3/4 cups water to one cup rice) Assemble while the beans and rice are still hot. Each bowl of soup is prepared individually.
Fill each bowl with beans and broth and 2 spoonfuls of the rice.
Top with fresh vegetables:
salt to taste