Hearty Lentil Soup for a Cozy Evening



Hearty Lentil Soup for a Cozy Evening

Create a cozy evening with our delicious Hearty Lentil Soup. This comforting bowl of warmth is perfect for chilly nights, providing a heartwarming blend of flavors and aromas that will make your home feel even cozier.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup dried green lentils
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 2 carrots, diced
  • 2 celery stalks, sliced
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 6 cups vegetable broth
  • 1 can (14 oz) diced tomatoes
  • 1 tsp dried thyme
  • 1 tsp dried rosemary
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 cups fresh spinach

Instructions

  1. Heat olive oil in a large pot over medium heat. Add the chopped onions, carrots, celery, and garlic. Sauté for about 5 minutes until the vegetables are tender.
  2. Add the lentils, vegetable broth, diced tomatoes (with their juice), dried thyme, dried rosemary, salt, and pepper. Stir well and bring the soup to a boil.
  3. Reduce heat to low, cover, and simmer for 25-30 minutes, or until lentils are tender.
  4. Stir in the fresh spinach and cook for an additional 2-3 minutes until wilted.
  5. Taste and adjust seasoning if needed. Serve hot, garnished with a sprinkle of fresh herbs if desired.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Our Hearty Lentil Soup is not only delicious but also packed with nutrients. It’s a fantastic way to warm up on a cold evening while nourishing your body. The combination of lentils, vegetables, and aromatic herbs makes this soup a hearty and satisfying choice for any cozy night in.

Nutrition Information: (per serving)

Calories: 250

Carbohydrates: 45g

Protein: 13g

Fat: 2g

Fiber: 13g

Create a memorable evening by serving our Hearty Lentil Soup to your loved ones. It’s a simple yet delightful recipe that will fill your home with warmth and comfort.

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