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Lentil recipes

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Meaty and vegetarian dishes with protein-packed storecupboard pulses.

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  • A dish serving beetroot & lentil tabbouleh

    Beetroot & lentil tabbouleh

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.9 ratings

    Serve this tasty beetroot, chickpea and lentil tabbouleh as a side dish or vegan main. It's healthy, gluten-free, low-calorie and three of your five-a-day

  • A dish serving squash & lentil salad

    Squash & lentil salad

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.6 ratings

    Make this butternut squash and lentil salad for a low-calorie, gluten-free lunch or dinner, or as a side dish. It's easy to make, with just a few ingredients

  • A plate serving sausage, roasted veg & puy lentil one pot

    Sausage, roasted veg & puy lentil one-pot

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.32 ratings

    This one-pot wonder delivers three of your five-a-day and makes a fuss-free dinner solution on a busy day. With sausages, lentils and veg, it's filling too

  • A bowl filled with khatti dhal with a spoon on the side

    Khatti dhal

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.21 ratings

    Serve this tasty, healthy dhal as a vegetarian main meal or side dish. Adding tamarind to the lentils delivers fabulous sweet and sour flavour

  • Roasted broccoli, puy lentils & tahini yogurt

    Roasted broccoli, puy lentils & tahini yogurt

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    These whole roasted broccoli stalks with a nutty tahini yogurt and puy lentils make a hearty veggie main that hungry guests can help themselves to

  • Beetroot, lentil, celeriac & hazelnut salad

    Beetroot, lentil, celeriac & hazelnut salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    A lovely, wintry salad using fresh, seasonal ingredients that you can serve warm or cold. Bright beetroot, crunchy hazelnuts and a punchy mustard dressing

  • Spiced mushroom and lentil hotpot

    Spiced mushroom & lentil hotpot

    A star rating of 3.3 out of 5.26 ratings

    A vegan winter warmer the whole family will love. This healthy potato-topped bake is low in calories and fat, high in fibre, and three of your 5-a-day

  • Jerk chicken & mango bowl 2016

    Jerk chicken & mango bowl

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.8 ratings

    A fruity chicken salad with lentils and spice to make lunchtimes worth taking a break for

  • Dhal with fork on plate

    Spinach, sweet potato & lentil dhal

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.716 ratings

    A comforting vegan one-pot recipe that counts for 3 of your 5-a-day! You can't go wrong with this iron-rich, low-fat, low-calorie supper.

  • Lentil ragu with courgetti

    Lentil ragu with courgetti

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.36 ratings

    A healthy tomato 'pasta' dish that makes full use of your spiralizer. This vegan-friendly supper is five of your five-a-day and will fill you to the brim

  • Layered aubergine & lentil bake

    Layered aubergine & lentil bake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.62 ratings

    Puy lentils bulk out this low-calorie vegetarian bake with mozzarella cheese, tomato and basil sauce and roasted aubergines

  • Chicken & lentil stew with gremolata

    Chicken & lentil stew with gremolata

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.9 ratings

    Spruce up a light tomato-based casserole with a generous sprinkling of parsley, lemon and garlic, also known as 'gremolata'

  • Toasted quinoa, lentil & poached salmon salad

    Toasted quinoa, lentil & poached salmon salad

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.11 ratings

    Great if you're following a low-cholesterol diet, this fresh plate of greens contains nutty, toasted supergrains and flavoursome lemon and herbs

  • Chicken with mustard lentils

    Chicken with mustard lentils

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.36 ratings

    Chicken thighs and drumsticks go a long way when teamed with healthy pulses flavoured with Dijon, cream and parsley

  • Red lentil & chorizo soup

    Red lentil & chorizo soup

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.113 ratings

    Sweet smoked paprika and cumin flavour this rustic blend topped with spicy Spanish sausage

  • Lamb cutlets with lentil & feta salad

    Lamb cutlets with lentil & feta salad

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.16 ratings

    Impressive looking, but simple to prepare, this lamb cutlet dish is perfect for a speedy mid-week supper party

  • Lincolnshire sausage & lentil simmer

    Lincolnshire sausage & lentil simmer

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.131 ratings

    A one-pot hearty stew to share with friends and family - you can make ahead and freeze it if you prefer

  • Spiced red lentil soup

    Spiced red lentil soup

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.49 ratings

    Simple soups like this make great lunches - and are wallet-friendly too!

  • Lentil, carrot & ham salad

    Lentil, carrot & ham salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Use pulses as the base for your sweet mustard-dressed salad to create a healthy lunch that's full of fibre and vitamin C

  • Sausage & fennel meatballs with lentils

    Sausage & fennel meatballs with lentils

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.19 ratings

    Sausage and mash with a healthier twist - roll your bangers into patties and serve with parsley pulses

  • Moroccan-style chicken with lentils

    Moroccan-style chicken with lentils

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.103 ratings

    Lesley Waters’ rich chicken dish has vibrant North African flavours and goes fantastically with rice or couscous

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