Lentil Recipes

Lentils are quick-cooking, tasty and loaded with protein and fiber. Keep our recipes with lentils in your back pocket for when you need a quick meal!

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Pressure-Cooker Lentil Pumpkin Soup

3 reviews

Plenty of herbs and spices brighten up my hearty pumpkin soup. It?s just the thing we need on nippy days and nights. —Laura Magee, Houlton, WI

Pressure-Cooker Andouille Lentil Chili

1 review

This recipe has been in my family for a number of years, and it's still a hit today. The smoky...


Pressure-Cooker Lentil Stew

This tasty vegetarian stew lets you take a break from meat. Adding the cream at the end gives it a...


Chicken and Lentil Chili

I like to make a simple, hearty slow-cooked recipe at least once a week. You can mix this up the...


Ancient Grain Beef Stew

2 reviews

My version of beef stew is comfort food with a healthy twist. I use lentils and red quinoa rather than...

Lentil Spinach Soup

5 reviews

Lentils are packed with protein and are an easy change of pace from beans in soup. —Margaret Wilson of Hemet,...


Western Beans

4 reviews

I've made these zesty beans many times for picnics and potlucks—they're hearty and zippy with chili pepper and the extra...

Italian Lentil Soup

12 reviews

Lentils, like beans, are part of the legume family and add cholesterol-reducing fiber to this tasty soup. —Marybeth Gessele, Gaston,...


Spicy Veggie & Lentil Soup

2 reviews

I enjoy this recipe because it’s meatless, inexpensive and simply delicious! You can substitute any vegetables you like—it’s all a...


Mixed Legume Soup

1 review

My brother began growing legumes a few years back, so I've been trying many different recipes. Everyone enjoys the comforting...


Tortellini Bean Soup Mix

I like to use mixes for Christmas gifts. One year, I gave this soup mix in a jar and included...

Spiced-Up Healthy Soup

17 reviews

“This has been a hit with family and friends. It’s spicy, low-fat and filled with good-for-you ingredients.” Diane Tayman —...


Vegetable Lentil Soup

4 reviews

Here’s a healthy slow-cooker soup that's ideal for vegetarians and those watching their weight. Butternut squash and lentils...


Slow-Cooked Ham and Lentil Soup

7 reviews

Lentil lovers will enjoy a big batch of this satisfying soup. Just pop it in the slow cooker after lunch,...


Lentil-Tomato Soup

54 reviews

Double the recipe and share this hearty soup with neighbors and loved ones on cold winter nights. I serve it...


Mimi’s Lentil Medley

7 reviews

I made this one summer evening by putting together what I had on hand. My husband gave it his top...

Bean Soup Mix

1 review

An attractive bag of this savory mix makes a tasteful gift for a teacher or co-worker— remember to attach the...


Hearty Pasta Soup Mix

4 reviews

Warm up loved ones on frosty winter nights with a gift of this hearty, stick-to-the-ribs soup mix. Packed in pretty...


Lentil, Bacon and Bean Soup

4 reviews

This quick soup feels extra cozy with lots of lentils and a touch of smoky, bacony goodness. You might want...


Beef Barley Lentil Soup

39 reviews

I serve this soup often to family and friends on cold nights, along with homemade rolls and a green salad....


Lentil Pumpkin Soup

6 reviews

Garlic and spices brighten up my hearty pumpkin soup. It’s just the thing we need on a chilly fall day....


Lentil Barley Stew

You can have your comfort food and nutrition, too, when you stir up Sandy Starks' scrumptious stew. "We love this...


Pumpkin-Lentil Soup

4 reviews

I was really craving a hot delicious soup—something filling and healthy. I looked around my kitchen for a few ingredients,...


Orzo-Lentil Rice

2 reviews

A tender medley of pasta, lentils and rice partners perfectly with a meat or vegetarian entrée. Herbs and chopped veggies...

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Lemon Lentil Soup

2 reviews

Loaded with protein-rich lentils, this hearty soup is rooted in the old-fashioned goodness of leeks, parsnips, celery and carrots. "The...


Meatless Lentil Soup

4 reviews

This has been my husband's favorite soup our whole 30-year married life. He enjoys taking a thermos of this to...


Lentil & Chicken Sausage Stew

35 reviews

This hearty and healthy stew will warm your family right down to their toes! Serve with cornbread or rolls to...


Tomato-Garlic Lentil Bowls

3 reviews

An Ethiopian recipe inspired this feel-good dinner that's tangy, creamy and packed with hearty comfort. —Rachael Cushing, Portland, Oregon


Bazaar Soup Mix

7 reviews

Our church women’s group assembles this soup mix to give to visitors and to sell at our annual bazaar. Each...


Creamy Lentils with Kale Artichoke Saute

4 reviews

I've been trying to eat more meatless meals, so I experimented with this hearty saute and served it over brown...