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    Spicy Lentils

    Total Time:

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    Cook Time:

    2 hrs 10 mins

    10 mins

    2 hrs

    chia's Note:

    nice vegetable lovers side dish.

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    Directions:

    1. 1
      Heat oil in a dutch oven over medium heat and add onions, ginger, and a dash of salt& pepper.
    2. 2
      Cover and cook for 10 mins until soft.
    3. 3
      Add garlic, curry powder, cumin, coriander and cook for 1 minute.
    4. 4
      Add water, broth, lentils and bay leaves and bring to the boil.
    5. 5
      Cover and reduce heat, simmer for 2 hrs until tender and the liquid is absorbed.
    6. 6
      Remove bay leaves, add the yogurt and tomato puree and simmer 5 minutes until heated through.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on February 09, 2004

      55

      Excellent! I used petit french green lentils 'cause that's what I had. It only took one hour (not two) to reach the texture I like. After it sat for an hour all the spices really kicked in. I am a happy dude.

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    • on January 01, 2004

      55

      This was a hearty meal that we really enjoyed. I served mashed sweet potatoes and mean chef's Lemon Butter Broccoli with this. I actually didn't let it cook down as much and it was still rather soupy, which suited us just fine! Thanks for posting!

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    • on November 02, 2003

      55

      This was simply fabulous! I love lentils, especially made like this... so this made for a fabulous dish for us! I didnt make the whole recipe as 12 servings is just way too much for us. I halved it so that I would have leftovers. I used a bit more spices than required for 1/2 of the recipe as we really like the kick :-) The only thing I did do different was to use vegetable broth instead of chicken broth, because it was all that I had on hand at the time...as its what I generally use in most of the dishes that I make. Thanks for this recipe! I will be making this again..soon :-)

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    Nutritional Facts for Spicy Lentils

    Serving Size: 1 (188 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 12

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 165.4
     
    Calories from Fat 23
    14%
    Total Fat 2.6 g
    4%
    Saturated Fat 0.7 g
    3%
    Cholesterol 2.6 mg
    0%
    Sodium 145.8 mg
    6%
    Total Carbohydrate 25.6 g
    8%
    Dietary Fiber 10.7 g
    42%
    Sugars 3.6 g
    14%
    Protein 10.5 g
    21%

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