Simple lentil soup recipe

Simple lentil soup recipe from jojo73

dairy free egg free can make in advance ok to freeze low fat
Category Soup recipes
Prep time6 mins
Cook time90 mins

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16 tbsp of red split lentils (washed)
3 pints water (more for a less thick soup)
1 ham stock cube
1 packet smoked bacon
1 large carrot (grated)
1 large onion (chopped)
pepper (to season)

Handy Hint

-Add a pinch of curry power for some extra spice!


1.Put the water, the packet of smoked bacon and ham stockcube in a saucepan and simmer for 40 minutes.
2. Remove the bacon and add the washed lentils, grated carrot and chopped onion.
3. Cook for a further 45 - 60 minutes until lentils are cooked.
4. Season to taste, serve and enjoy!

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From: jojo73 on Sat 06-Aug-11 17:24:32 Overall rating: 0.0