Lentil Tacos

Lentil Tacos Recipe

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Joan Hunt


This is a great dish on it's own or as a component in other dishes like taco salad or the taco corn bread bake.


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6 cups


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  • 1/3 c
  • 1 can(s)
    diced tomatoes, no salt added
  • 1/4 c
    taco seasoning mix
  • 3 c
  • 1 c
    dry lentils

How to Make Lentil Tacos


  1. Heat your pressure cooker to medium high heat or 325 if you have a regulator.
  2. cook the onions in a little water until they are translucent, adding water as needed. careful not to let them burn. about 5 min.
  3. add the tomatoes,taco seasoning, lentils and water. put the lid on your pressure cooker. place the weight and bring up to 15 LB. pressure for 4 minutes careful not to run out of water.
  4. Let the pressure cooker come down to temperature on its own. Don't try to rush it!. as it cools the sauce will thicken.
  5. use this as a meat replacement for tacos and top with your favorite taco toppings.

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About Lentil Tacos

Regional Style: Mexican
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtags: #taco, #lentils

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