garlic cloves, finely minced
watercress, rough chopped
2 1/2 tablespoons
extra virgin olive oil
1 1/4 teaspoons
( Greek if you have it)
salt and pepper
- Place red lentils in a colander and pick out any stray bits. Rinse with water and drain.
- Place lentils,in saucepan with water. Bring water to a boil and reduce to a simmer. Let lentils simmer 5 minutes then add onions, carrots and simmer an additional 10 minutes until lentils are tender. Drain but do not rinse the lentils, carrots and onion.
- While the lentils are simmering whisk together the vinegar, oil, mustard and garlic in a large bowl. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Once the lentils are drained, add watercress and lentils to the dressing and toss until well coated.
- Serve immediately.