Brown Lentil Soup

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This simple but hearty Brown Lentil Soup recipe is great served by itself or over a bed of pasta or rice.

Brown Lentil Soup

Serves 2
Prep time 10 minutes
Cook time 30 minutes
Total time 40 minutes


Darshana’s Kitchen


  • 1/2 cup green beans (cut 1/2 inch)
  • 1 cup zucchini (sliced)
  • 1 Small tomato (chopped)
  • 1 cup brown lentils
  • 1/2 teaspoon oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon pizza seasoning
  • salt (as per taste)
  • 1/2 tablespoon cilantro (finely chopped)
  • 2 cups whole wheat pasta (any shape)


1. Soak the lentils in a bowl of water for an hour. Rinse out and add another cup of water and cook for 15-20 minutes or till the lentils are halfway cooked.
2. Add the green beans, tomatoes, oregano and pizza seasoning and cook for another 10 minutes.
3. Add the zuchhini and salt and cook for another 5 minutes.
4. Boil 2 cups of water. Add the pasta and cook for 7 -10 minutes. Drain the water out.
5. Serve the pasta shallow soup bowl. Top with a generous serving of the lentil soup. Garnish with cilantro and serve hot.

1 Comment

  1. Rise Shine Cook | Ashley Madden
    May 14, 2017

    This looks so delicious and simple!!!!!


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