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...


Lentil Sloppy Joes

7 reviews

When I experimented with making more vegetarian-friendly recipes, this was one of my biggest hits—we still eat it weekly! My...


French Lentil and Carrot Soup

4 reviews

It's crazy how just a few ingredients can make such a difference. Using finely chopped rotisserie chicken in this recipe...

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...

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...


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...


Lucky Bean Soup

6 reviews

This recipe is from a bean soup gift pack I developed as a fund-raiser for our church. We provide it...


Lentil White Bean Pilaf

4 reviews

Vegetarians will be happy to see this hearty meatless grain pilaf on the holiday buffet table. I like to make...

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,...


Chunky Sausage Lentil Soup

4 reviews

Lentils are an inexpensive but nutritious power food, and these days, a hot, filling and flavorful family meal at a...


Southwest Vegetarian Lentil Soup

1 review

Even self-avowed carnivores won’t miss the meat in this zippy dish. It’s chock-full of healthy ingredients that will keep you...


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...


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,...

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...


Spinach and Sausage Lentil Soup

4 reviews

During the cooler months of the year, this soup makes regular appearances on our dinner table. It is approved by...


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,...


Healthy Sausage Lentil Soup

6 reviews

Suzanne Dabkowski of Blythewood, South Carolina found this good-for-you recipe in a men’s magazine and lightened it up. "I ate...


Tortellini Bean Soup Mix

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


Tasty Lentil Soup

2 reviews

Legume lovers can easily fill up on Dorothy Webb's substantial soup without expanding their waistlines. Lentils lend taste and texture...


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...


Spicy Lentil Soup

2 reviews

I’ve finally found a lentil soup my husband goes for. Adjust the spice level to your taste, and present this...

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Lentil Barley Stew

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


Hearty Vegetable Lentil Soup

1 review

My mother has diabetes, so I often prepare this dish for her. I wanted a hearty soup that hits the...


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...


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...


Roast Beef Soup

3 reviews

If your family's like mine, you have to disguise leftovers in order for anyone to eat them! This special soup...


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,...