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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      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 make this dish in no time. It's so delicious, nobody needs to know that it's healthy, too! —Mary Kay LaBrie, Clermont, Florida

      Lentil Soup for the Soul

      You'll never miss the meat when you serve this wonderful meal-in-a-bowl from Athena Russell of Florence, South Carolina. Rich and...


      Satisfying Lentil Soup

      Packed with a combination of flavorful ingredients, this heart healthy soup packs 15 g of fiber into each serving, and...


      Spiced-Up Healthy Soup

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


      Lentil-Tomato Soup

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

      Slow-Cooked Ham and Lentil Soup

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


      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

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


      Hearty Pasta Soup Mix

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


      Vegetable Lentil Soup

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


      Creamy Lentils with Kale Artichoke Saute

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


      Homemade Lentil Barley Stew

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


      Hearty Lentil Spaghetti

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

      Lentil Loaf

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


      Baked Lentils with Cheese

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


      Barley Lentil Stew

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


      Lemon Lentil Soup

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


      Bean Soup Mix

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


      Ham and Lentil Soup

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


      Roast Beef Soup

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


      Mixed Legume Soup

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

      Country Bean Soup

      I like to give this mix as a gift, layering the beans in a clear pint jar and attaching the...


      Lentil Stew

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


      Italian-Style Lentil Soup

      I cook with lentils often because they're a nutritious, inexpensive source of protein. This low-fat soup is one of my...


      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...


      Spinach Lentil Stew

      When my children requested more vegetarian dishes, this chunky stew became a favorite. Red wine vinegar perks up the flavor...


      Lentil Barley Stew

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