Total Time
55mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 45 mins

I make this basic lentil soup for my family often.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Place lentils in pan, add water and bring to a boil, skimming foam as needed.
  2. Add onion, cumin, salt and pepper, mix well and simmer on medium low for 45 minutes.
  3. Stir occasionally.
  4. Add more water as necessary.
  5. Add lemon juice before serving.
  6. Good served with chopped parsley, onions and/or lemon wedges.