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    Hearty Lentil & Ham Soup

    Hearty Lentil & Ham Soup. Photo by JustJanS

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    2 hrs 10 mins

    10 mins

    2 hrs

    mattsgran's Note:

    My kids love this soup, friends who think they don't like lentil soup, love this soup. Hearty, and delicious on a crisp fall day, warms you to the soul on a cold snowy winter night. I like to serve this with our favorite cornbread.

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    1. 1
      Mix all ingredients in large stock pot.
    2. 2
      Simmer 2-3 hours.
    3. 3
      Remove bay leaf.
    4. 4

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on February 11, 2011


      Super soup!! I used half homemeade chicken stock, half water, added in 3/4 cup celery because I like celery in most soups and finished this with some chopped parsley. Otherwise I followed your recipe. Wasn't sure which lentils to use, so I used a cup of red and a cup of green-the green hold their shape and the red go to mush and thicken the soup nicely so I think it was a good idea. I used 9 cups of water to get the thickness we like. Thanks for posting this recipe :-)

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    • on May 31, 2012


      This was delicious. I made this for dinner last night. My 2 year old and 4 year old even ate it. I made this in the crock pot, so I only used 4 cups of water since there wouldn't be much evaporating. I'm hoping the leftovers will be even better. Thanks for posting.

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    Nutritional Facts for Hearty Lentil & Ham Soup

    Serving Size: 1 (405 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 6

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 174.5
    Calories from Fat 28
    Total Fat 3.1 g
    Saturated Fat 0.9 g
    Cholesterol 24.2 mg
    Sodium 1124.8 mg
    Total Carbohydrate 19.9 g
    Dietary Fiber 7.0 g
    Sugars 4.8 g
    Protein 17.4 g

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