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Spicy Lentil Soup
Total:
35 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Total:
35 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Ingredients

Directions

Combine the lentils and 7 cups warm water in a pot, cover and bring to a boil. Add the chile pepper, tomato, ginger, garlic, turmeric and 2 teaspoons salt. Partially cover and simmer over medium-low heat, stirring frequently, until thickened, 18 to 20 minutes. Stir in the cilantro. Thin the soup with water, if desired, and season with salt.

Mix the yogurt with 2 teaspoons water and a pinch of salt in a small bowl. Ladle the soup into bowls and top with the yogurt and more cilantro. Serve with naan.

Photograph by Antonis Achilleos

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