posted on Jul, 18 2016 @ 10:19 AM
Spicy red lentils🍅🍅
1 bag red lentils
2 large cloves garlic chopped.
1 inch pc fresh ginger grated
1 small can chopped tomatoes
1 1/2tsp salt
1/2 tsp black pepper
1 tsp each cumin, curry powder, chipolte chilli powder,(Smokey flavor and mild heat) paprika and turmeric.
1/4 C olive oil.
Add lentils garlic ginger and tomatoes to 2 qt saucepan. Do not add salt yet.
Add enough water just to cover.
Bring to boil, reduce heat and simmer until very tender. About 30 minutes. You may need to add water a bit at a time.
When tender set aside
Put all spices in a small bowl. You need to add them all at once.
Heat olive oil until very hot.
Quickly dump all spices into hot oil. Be careful it will spit and sizzle.
Quickly again pour the oil mixture into cooked lentils. It will spit and sizzle again so take care.
Stir spices into lentils.
edit on 7182016 by Sillyolme because: (no reason given)
edit on 7182016 by Sillyolme because: (no reason