Curried Coconut Lentil Soup in a Jar for gifts
3 Tbspcurry powder
3/4 tspgarlic powder with parsley
1 tspground ginger
1/2 tspkosher salt
1/2 tspfreshly ground black pepper
1/2 conion flakes, dehydrated
2 Tbspparsley flakes
1 1/2 cred lentils
1/4 ccoconut flakes, dried , unsweetened
How to Make Curried Coconut Lentil Soup in a Jar for gifts
- FOR THE JAR:
Combine curry, ginger, salt and pepper in a small bowl. Pour into a 1 pint jar with a wide mouth and tight fitting lid.
- In the same bowl, combine, onion and parsley and mix with 1/2 lentils pour into jar. Mix 1/2 cup lentils and coconut and pour into jar. Top off with remaining 1/2 cup lentils. Pack down after each layer. Seal jar. Cover jar lid as desired and attach a gift tag with instructions with raffia or ribbon.
- GIFT TAG INSTRUCTIONS:
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 jar Curried Coconut Lentil soup mix
48 ounces chicken broth, regular or low- sodium
2 cups water
Heat oil in large saucepan over medium hear. Add container of jar, cook and stir for 1 minute or until spices are fragrant.
Add broth and water; bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat; simmer uncovered, 20 minutes or until lentils are tender. Garnish with coconut if desired. Makes 4 servings.