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Red Lentil Soup Recipe


Red Lentil Soup RecipeRed Lentil Soup Recipe


  • 1 cup red lentils,
  • 1 onion,
  • 1 tablespoon tomato paste,
  • 2 teaspoons sweet paprika,
  • 3-4 tablespoons olive oil,
  • Water,
  • Salt, black pepper, red pepper flakes and thyme.


  1. Heat oil in a deep pan,
  2. Sauté the finely chopped onions in oil until tender,
  3. Stir in the tomato paste and paprika and cook for 2-3 mins,
  4. Add in the rinsed lentils and stir for 1 mins,
  5. Add 5 cups of water and boil until the lentils are fully cooked,
  6. Blend the soup into a smooth consistency,
  7. If it’s too thick add some hot water,
  8. Add in the salt and spices of your choice, boil for 2 more mins and remove from heat.

Bon appétit…

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