Hoppin’ John! is simply the combination of cooked black eyed peas served over rice.  Here is my version of the traditional New Year’s good luck recipe.

Hoppin' John Recipe

Hoppin' John is a dish made of black eyed peas over rice
Servings: 4
Author: Chef Frank Schuchman


  • Batch of rice
  • Beef Stock
  • Black Eyed Peas * see my recipe for these


  • Make a batch of rice, your favorite method will do just fine.
  • Instead of using water, use Beef Stock.
  • Then make the *black eyed pea recipe.
  • Spoon the beans and sauce over the rice
  • Serve immediately