Tag Archives: lentils

Mental Lentil Soup


When our younger daughters were growing up, they were not fond of trying new foods. Don and I both love Lentil Soup, but Roni and Nessa did not like it. They called it Mental Soup. Don made a variation of this … Continue reading

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Egyptian Lentils & Pasta


I was looking for something tasty and vegetarian tonight for dinner. I found this traditional Middle Eastern dish in Moosewood Restaurant New Classics, one of my favorite cookbooks. It is a meal that is found everywhere in Egypt. Egyptian Lentils & … Continue reading

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Lentil/Sweet Potato Salad


This is a light and unique salad that is full of flavor. It is good either warm or cold. Lentil/Sweet Potato Salad Serves 8 1 pound of lentils 2 large sweet potatoes 1 Gala apple (cored and diced) 3 green … Continue reading

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Amazing French Dinner


Our good friends, Marky and Ed Trinkle, gave Don and me a terrific French cookbook by Dori Greenspan, Around My French Table, for Christmas. I made a delicious supper  using recipes from it. We had Lentil, Lemon and Tuna Salad, Corn Pancakes and Tomato … Continue reading

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