Spicy Lentil Soup Recipe

Step 1

Put all the ingredients in a pot. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and cover. Cook for about 45 minutes or until beans are tender. Stir occasionally; you will also need to add water during this 45 minutes.

NOTES: A simple soup with lentils, tomatoes and hot pepper -- This is a spicy vegetarian lentil soup. It makes a very good main course or side dish. You don't have to soak the lentils ahead of time!

* The spicing can be varied to taste.

Things You'll Need

  • 1lb Lentils, washed
  • 8c Water
  • 1 Celery stalk, chopped
  • 1 Onion, chopped
  • 1 Carrot, sliced
  • 2c Diced tomatoes
  • 4 Garlic cloves,
  • -diced (or less)
  • 2t Cayenne
  • 2t Chili powder
  • 1t Cumin
  • Salt (to taste)

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