Red lentil soup

soup pic

At the dinner time , I make sure cook something so light and healthy ….

So I decide to cook something different .And that was the plan making soup : red lentil soup….

It is easy to make and It was tasty than I though…….


Ingredients :

3 tablespoon oil

2 cup red lentils ,washed and drained

1 teaspoon garlic paste

1 teaspoon ginger paste

1 cup tomato sauce

salt to taste

1/2  teaspoon black pepper

½ teaspoon turmeric

½ teaspoon curry

1 chopped onion

1 tablespoon chopped cilantro

4 cup water

Directions :

Heat the oil in large pot over  medium heat and add the chopped onion, stir and cook it until tender for few minutes.

Then add the ginger and garlic paste, salt, black pepper, turmeric , curry and the red lentils. Mix all the ingredients ,stir it  and cook for 1 minute .

Add tomato sauce and 4 cup of water .Bring to boil ,cover and simmer 30 minutes until the lentils become tender.

Once simmering add cilantro . Use the blender to puree the soup .

Our soup is ready .Serve it warm with bread and sprinkle some parsley …





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