Prep 5 mins
Cook 20 mins
Sick fighting flu and have 2 days to get well, so trying to make it happen.... this recipe warms the body up and helps getting rid of the germs, while being still nutritious and yummy.
- 2 cups red lentils
- 4 cups water
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon ground red chili pepper
- 1 teaspoon ground ginger
- 1 teaspoon curry powder
- 6 -8 garlic cloves
- Wash lentils well.
- Put in saucepen and fill up with 3 cups of water.
- Cook for 15 minutes.
- In another, smaller pan bring squashed garlic to boil in 1 cup of water adding all the spices.
- Mix the lentil soup with the garlic mixture and cook for another 3-5 minutes.
- Enjoy the meal.
This didn't get me well quick. I was still sick for about 4 days after I ate this. Maybe you're supposed to eat nothing but this soup? Anyhow, it was really good though, and I'd have it again.