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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      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


      Homemade Lentil Barley Stew

      8 reviews

      “Green chilies and fresh ginger add zip to this thick meatless stew. It can be served as is or with...


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      Beef and Lentil Chili

      3 reviews

      Lentils were one of the crops on my dad's farm when we were growing up, and they're the best-kept secret...


      Sausage Bean Stew

      2 reviews

      Meet the Cook: One of the reasons I like quick dinners like this is our two sons, who are 7...


      Ham and Lentil Soup

      13 reviews

      This lentil soup with ham is a combination of two soup recipes I came across and adapted. I often serve...


      Squash and Lentil Lamb Stew

      My family lived in New Zealand many years ago. Every Sunday my mother made a lamb stew—it was Dad's favorite!...


      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...


      East Coast Shrimp and Lentil Bowls

      If you have frozen shrimp, a few seasoning ingredients, bagged spinach and lentils on hand in your pantry, you can...

      Beef Lentil Soup

      18 reviews

      You can prepare this soup as the main course in a hearty lunch or dinner. But on cold winter evenings...


      Sweet Potato Lentil Stew

      15 reviews

      I fell in love with the spicy aromas in this slow-cooked lentil stew. Add whatever ingredients you have on hand,...


      Italian Herb-Lentil Patties with Mozzarella

      My family has requested this meatless recipe over and over again. It is simple to prepare and even meat lovers...


      Spicy Lentil & Chickpea Stew

      This recipe came to me from a friend who had worked at a health food store. I changed a few...


      Sausage & Kale Lentil Stew

      5 reviews

      I made a pot of this awesome soup when visiting my sister and her family. Now, I'll bring it along...


      Potato-Lentil Stew

      12 reviews

      Jam-packed with veggies, this main-dish soup equals a meal the whole family will love. Serve with a loaf of your...


      Lentil Stew

      6 reviews

      This hearty stew is a favorite with our family, along with a basket of homemade breadsticks. Since lentils don't require...


      Lentil Loaf

      4 reviews

      This lentil loaf is so flavorful, you won't miss the meat. And it's packed with fiber and nutrients. —Tracy Fleming,...

      Hearty Lentil Spaghetti

      12 reviews

      “You won't miss any meat in this spaghetti sauce,” writes Marie Bender of Henderson, Nevada. Packed full of lentils and...


      Barley Lentil Stew

      This stew is the perfect recipe to make on a cool winter day with a slice of homemade bread. It...


      Baked Lentils with Cheese

      3 reviews

      Onions, garlic, tomatoes, green pepper and several herbs and spices give a hearty punch to Pamela Ulrich's cheesy bean dish....


      Lentil and Pasta Stew

      3 reviews

      Warm up with a big bowl of this stick-to-your-ribs stew that’s chock-full of chopped smoked sausage, hearty veggies and tender...