Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 30 mins

Another wonderful recipe from my favorite Middle Eastern deli. Recipe from the "Specialty of the House" column of the (Raleigh NC) News & Observer

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Rinse lentils and pick them over, discarding any stones or debris.
  2. Place lentils in large stockpot and add potatoes, carrots, celery, squash, and garlic.
  3. Add water and bring to a boil.
  4. Reduce heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, for 20-30 minutes, until lentils are tender.
  5. Add parsley, spinach, lemon juice, olive oil, salt, and pepper.
  6. Return to a simmer and cook for 10 more minutes.

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