Iraqi Shorbeh- Easy Lentil Soup

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 20 mins

this food is a staple in my house. you cant go wrong. its fast, incredibly easy, and healthy too. serve with toasted pita.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. 1. wash lentils.
  2. 2. fill pot with lentils and water, pepper and salt, onion.
  3. 3. bring to a rapid boil.
  4. 4. cover, reduce heat to simmer.
  5. 5. cook 20-25 min until thick and yellow.
Most Helpful

I just made this,very good!! I shredded a very small amt of carrot just for colorand texture,then when serving put a few finely sliced greenonion on top!!

leah gordon December 31, 2010