Lentils With Walnuts Recipe

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Lentils with Walnuts

Becky Farley

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@bfarley

I modified this recipe from CROCK-POT RECIPE COLLECTION for a vegetarian option.


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Serves:

4 to 6

Prep:

25 Min

Cook:

3 Hr

Method:

Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients

1 c
brown lentils
1 small
onion
1 stalk(s)
celery, trimmed and chopped
1 large
carrot, chopped
1/2 tsp
crushed dried thyme
3 c
vegetable broth or chicken broth
salt and black pepper, to taste
1/4 c
chopped walnuts

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine lentils, onion, celery, carrot, thyme and broth in 4-quart Crock Pot slow cooker.
2
Cover; cook on high 3 hours. Do not overcook. (Lentils should absorb most or all of broth. Slightly tilt Crock-Pot slow cooker to check.)
3
Season with salt and pepper. Spoon lentils into serving bowl and sprinkle with walnuts.
4
Variation: If desired, top dish with 4 cooked bacon strips cut into bite-size pieces. To serve as a main dish, stir in 1 cup diced cooked ham.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Side Dishes
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: American