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Mexican Lentil Soup

Ingredients

2 cups
chopped onion
1 cup
chopped bell pepper
1⁄2 teaspoon
garlic powder or 2 cloves of garlic, minced
2 teaspoons
vegetable oil
1 cup
dried lentils, rinsed
3 Tablespoons
chili powder
2 teaspoons
cumin
1 teaspoon
dried cilantro or oregano (optional)
5 cups
water
5 teaspoons
bouillon (chicken, beef, or vegetable)

Directions

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Prep time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 30 minutes
Makes: 6 cups
Nutrition Facts: View Label
Last updated: 09/21/20

1 Comments for "Mexican Lentil Soup"

I made this nutritious soup with the following options:  chicken broth, garlic powder and cilantro.  I also reduced the recipe to just one cup of chopped onion.  I used the leftovers to make lentil tacos.  So good!