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8 tasty lentil recipes

Part of the legume family, lentils are packed with fibre and protein. These lentil recipes cook up fast and taste pretty good, too!

By Today's Parent
8 tasty lentil recipes

Photo: Maya Visnyei

lentil recipes

Tomato, Lentil and Coconut Soup

Warm up with a hearty bowl of this filling tomato, lentil and coconut soup.

Get the recipe: Tomato, Lentil and Coconut Soup

8 tasty lentil recipesPhoto: Erik Putz

Quinoa, Corn and Lentil Salad

Don't be intimidated by quinoa! Cook it in a pot of boiling water, like you’d cook pasta, and then steam slightly to yield a fluffy and delicious grain every time.

Get the recipe: Quinoa, Corn and Lentil Salad

8 tasty lentil recipesPhoto: Jodi Pudge

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Curried Lentil-Coconut Soup

Warm whole-wheat pita does such a good job sopping up this creamy soup, you might not need to wash any spoons.

Get the recipe: Curried Lentil-Coconut Soup

8 tasty lentil recipesPhoto: Roberto Caruso

Delicious Lentil and Kale Soup

This hearty soup eats like a meal. It's savoury and so filling. Like the name says, it's not just good, it's delicious. 

Get the recipe: Delicious Lentil and Kale Soup

8 tasty lentil recipesPhoto: Ryan Szulc

Red Lentils with Sweet Potato and Apricots

This Moroccan- inspired stew gets a touch of sweetness from dried apricots.

Get the recipe: Red Lentils with Sweet Potato and Apricots

8 tasty lentil recipesPhoto: Maya Visnyei

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Red Lentil Curry

We love this vegetarian dish that's stick-to-your-ribs filling. Play around with the spices to adjust the heat to your liking. 

Get the recipe: Red Lentil Curry

8 tasty lentil recipesPhoto: Maya Visnyei

Make-Ahead Lentil Chili

Minimum prep for maximum payoff: a warm, hearty bowl of chili to slurp. 

Get the recipe: Make-Ahead Lentil Chili

8 tasty lentil recipesPhoto: Roberto Caruso

Savoury Lentil “Meatloaf”

Meatless Monday just got a whole lot more delicious. 

Get the recipe: Savoury Lentil “Meatloaf”

8 tasty lentil recipesPhoto: Maya Visnyei
This article was originally published on Jun 14, 2019

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