Spicy Hana's Red Lentil Salad

Sherri Williams

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@logansw

This spicy, delicious and healthy side salad is good for any occasion. If you love Mediterranean Cuisine, you will love my side salad. I dedicate this to my spicy and beautiful friend Hana Clegg. Cooking with Passion, sw:)


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Serves:

6-8

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Ingredients

1 c
red lentils
1/2 c
colorful grape tomatoes cut in 1/4's
1/2 small
red onion, chopped
1 Tbsp
capers
1 Tbsp
italian parsley, chopped
1 Tbsp
mediterranean spice blend
1/2 small
habanero pepper, finely chopped

VINAIGRETTE

1/4 c
tbsp extra virgin olive oil
juice & zest of 1 lemon
1
garlic clove, grated
smoked sea salt to taste

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Add lentils and bay leaf to 3 cups of water. Bring to a boil. Reduce to a simmer and cook for 20 minutes or until lentils are tender. Remove drain and cool.
2
Meanwhile, in a jar with a tight fitting lid, combine olive oil, lemon juice, zest, garlic and salt. Cover and shake until well blended. Add lentils and remaining ingredients to a mixing bowl. Pour vinaigrette in bowl and mix well. Transfer to a salad bowl and cover. Chill for at least 1 hour temperature. Bring to room temperature before serving.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy