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Lentil recipes

37 Recipes

Meaty and vegetarian dishes with protein-packed storecupboard pulses.

Spiced vegetable pilaf


(8 ratings)

Get four of your five-a-day in one colourful bowl. Vary the veg according to what's in season
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Indian winter soup


(18 ratings)

This warming winter soup is high in fibre, low in fat and can be frozen for ultimate convenience
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Golden veggie shepherd’s pie


(57 ratings)

Make this comforting pie in bulk and freeze in separate servings, so you can defrost only what you need
  • 2 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sausages with creamy lentils


(37 ratings)

Update the great British banger with a side of creamy green lentils - a great storecupboard alternative to potatoes
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Lentil & bacon soup


(55 ratings)

Blend your storecupboard pulses with cumin, turmeric and garlic to create this robust soup with crispy pancetta topping
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Lentil ragù


(113 ratings)

Struggle to get your five-a-day? This superhealthy ragù will get you four steps closer and can be frozen for extra convenience
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian