Lentil Soup With Bacon

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Ready In:
45mins
Ingredients:
8
Serves:
4
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ingredients

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directions

  • In a saucepan, brown the bacon. Remove the bacon and set aside.
  • Add onion and carrots, cook 5 minutes.
  • Add lentils, chicken broth and bay leaf.
  • Let simmer 25 to 30 minutes.
  • Add the bacon, cumin and parsley.

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  1. *Parsley*
    This soup is wonderful. It's super easy and inexpensive and the taste is great. I made this as written, only adding a little minced garlic. It thickens up very nicely. I loved it; thanx!
     
  2. Annacia
    Really very yummy and filling. I'm so glad that I chose to try this easy and it fills the house with a wonderful aroma.
     
  3. Outta Here
    This is very hearty and easy to make. I found French green lentils, and they were green through most of the cooking, but came out brown when done, but were still delicious! I might up the amount of cumin, though, since we really like the flavor of it.
     
  4. Kiwi Kathy
    A great soup for sure. I didn't have quite enough green lentils when making the soup, so made it up with brown ones. I also gently dry roasted the cumin to release the flavour before adding it to the soup. Personally I think it would be just as easy to add it to the onion mixture towards the end of their cooking time. The bacon adds a nice flavour and I will definitely be making it again. Made for Aussie / Kiwi Swap April 2011
     
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