Red Lentil Soup

Muna Escobar


I love meatless dishes, especialy ones that have dry legumes in them. This is a soup that is very simple yet satisfying. Great with crackers and a sprinkling of lemon juice...

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2 c
red lentils
1/4 c
rice, raw
7 c
water, approximately
1 large
onion, chopped
1 Tbsp
1/4 c
olive oil
1 1/2 tsp
lemon juice to taste
salt & pepper to taste

How to Make Red Lentil Soup


  • 1Place lentils, rice & onions with water into a soup pot & bring to a boil.
  • 2Cover & simmer for about an hour.
  • 3Mix oil, flour, salt, pepper & cumin in bowl.
  • 4Add a ladelful of soup to mixture & mix well.
  • 5Pour the mixture into the soup & let simmer until the lentils are well cooked.
  • 6Serve with a sprinkling of lemon juice and crackers.

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About Red Lentil Soup

Course/Dish: Other Soups
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy

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