Braised Lentils With Onions and Spinach

Recipe by akgrown

From Health Magazine.

Top Review by MsBindy

Loved it....except I did not like the wilted spinach. I would have preferred to braise the lentils an onions and then serve them over the fresh spinach. Also...took me a bit longer than 35 minutes for my lentils to soften...the aroma was amazing!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat olive oil over med-high heat in a dutch oven, and sauté carrots and shallots for 5 minutes.Add wine and scrape up any bits stuck to the bottom of the pot.
  2. Add lentils, onion, broth, salt, pepper, and thyme, and bring to a boil.Reduce heat to medium-low and cover tightly. Cook for 35 minutes, stirring twice, until lentils are tender and liquid is almost evaporated.
  3. Stir in vinegar and spinach, and simmer uncovered for 5 min more, until liquid reduces slightly and spinach wilts. Sprinkle with crumbled feta and serve.
  4. For vegetarian use vegetable broth.

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