Lentils Esau

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READY IN: 1hr 45mins
Recipe by Chocolatl

Adapted from Cookbook of Foods from Bible Days. The name refers to Genesis 25:33. Heating and soaking time is included in prep time.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place lentils and water in a large pot.
  2. Bring to a boil and boil for 5 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat and set aside to soak for 1 hour.
  4. Return pot to heat.
  5. Add oil, onion, garlic and fennel.
  6. Simmer gently for 35 minutes, or until lentils are tender.
  7. Season with salt if desired.

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