Lentil & Tomato Soup

READY IN: 50mins
Ms B.
Recipe by Nic2371

This is a really quick to put together and good for those cold winter days. Now that my husband doesn't eat meat, I use vegetarian stock and leave out the bacon.

Top Review by ElleFirebrand

Really easy to make and very hearty. I made a batch of this, froze it individual containers and then took it to work for lunch. YUM. Will be a nice addition to the arsenal this coming winter.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a large saucepan, heat butter (or oil) and cook onion and bacon till beginning to brown.
  2. Stir in lentils, add stock, tomatoes and their juice and stir well.
  3. Bring to boil and reduce heat. Simmer, covered, for 20-30 mins until lentils are cooked.
  4. Liquidise soup in blender, add salt and pepper to taste.
  5. Garnish with a swirl of cream, serve with crusty bread or toast.

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