Lentil Soup & More Healthy Recipes for Lentils (Slide 2)

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This soup is inspired by the Indian side dish dal; the Hindi word means “split” and refers to the split peas or lentils used in its preparation. Fragrant ginger, curry, cinnamon and cumin add lots of rich flavor.

Recipe: Curried Red Lentil Soup

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Apple & Ginger Lentil Salad

Apple & Ginger Lentil Salad

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Curried Red Lentil Soup

Curried Red Lentil Soup

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Rice & Lentil Salad

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Squash & Red Lentil Curry

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