Rice and Lentil Soup or Stew

Recipe by Rita1652
READY IN: 1hr 55mins
SERVES: 10
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a large heavy pot heat oil.
  • Add celery, carrots, onions, and garlic sauté till slightly browned, about 5 minutes.
  • Mix in spices and bay leaf.
  • Add water, scraping the brown goodness from the bottom of the pot.
  • Add ham bone, tomatoes and chipotle; bring to a boil and then simmer for 1 hour.
  • Add lentils; cook for 15 minutes and then add rice. Cook for 30 more minutes.
  • You can thin if you like with liquid either chicken stock of water. Water would be just fine because there is plenty of flavor.
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