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Hearty Bean Spam Soup

2 cups dried pinto beans, wash and soak overnight
3 cloves garlic, minced
1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
120oz can SPAM, cubed 1/2"
2 tbsp chili powder
1 quart water
3 bay leaves
2 (13-oz) cans tomato juice
1 tsp oregano
1 (14-oz) cans chicken stock
1 tsp cumin
1 medium onion, chopped
1 tsp thyme

In 4-quart saucepan add all ingredients; stir to blend. Cook over medium heat until mixture comes to a boil. Boil for 10 minutes. Reduce heat to low; continue cooking, stirring occasionally, until soup is thickened (3 to 4 hours). Remove bay leaves.