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Doc’s Lentil Soup

Doc’s Lentil Soup

Doc’s Lentil Soup

Ingredients:

  • 6 cups of water or vegetable broth
  • 1 1/2 cups of dry lentil, rinsed and drained
  • 1 cup diced carrots
  • 1 cup diced celery
  • 1 cup green peas
  • 1 tbsp of minced onions
  • 2 tsp of minced garlic
  • Optional: 1 can of diced tomatoes (or 2 diced tomatoes)
  • Optional: 8 oz. package of cooked diced ham

 

Instructions:

  1. Pour water or broth into large pot & add all remaining ingredients. Place pot on stove-top over medium-high heat.
  2. Bring to boil, reduce heat to low, cover & let simmer for 1 hr. Stir every 10 minutes. Soup is done when ingredients are tender. If canned ingredients are used rather than frozen/fresh, cooking time will be reduced.
  3. Remove from heat, enjoy!