So Good Lentil Soup
 
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Recipe type: Soup
Serves: 5-6
Ingredients
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 3 celery stalks (including leaves)
  • 2 carrots (diced)
  • 1 onion (chopped)
  • Big dallop of garlic
  • 8 cups water
  • ½ cup chili sauce (this is the stuff your grandma makes)
  • 2 tomatoes (diced)
  • 2 cups dry lentils
  • toss of dried herbs (parsley, oregano, thyme)
  • toss of cumin, paprika and cayenne
  • dash of salt/pepper
Instructions
  1. In a large saucepan, saute the celery, carrots, onion and garlic in olive oil for about 3 minutes. Add remaining ingredients, bring to a boil and simmer for about an hour.
  2. The combination of chili sauce and spice is SOOO good. Bon Appetit!
Notes
image source: flickr.com/spirit_rainbow_sunshine
Recipe by Pep In Your Step Wellness at http://pepinyourstep.ca/2011/06/so-good-lentil-soup/