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Lentil Soup Recipes

Lentils are harvested for their healthy seeds and can be used to make savory soup. Choose from this collection of lentil soup recipes, including mulligatawny, spicy lentil soup, lentil chili, vegetarian lentil soup, sausage lentil soup, vegetable lentil soup, Italian lentil soup and more.

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Lentils are an inexpensive but nutritious power food, and these days, a hot, filling and flavorful family meal at a great price is a real comfort. My husband just loves this soup and it freezes well. —Donna Scarano, East Hanover, New Jersey
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Southwest Barley & Lentil Soup

Southwest Barley & Lentil Soup

Southwest Barley & Lentil Soup

My family makes lentil soup every new year for good luck. My mom has been making it since I was little. Over time, we've tweaked it so that all our family and friends love it. —Kristen Heigl, Staten Island, New York

Emily's Bean Soup

Emily's Bean Soup

Emily's Bean Soup

This is a wonderful fall or winter meal, served with thick slices of warm homemade bread. The recipe evolved over the years as I added to it. I often double it and freeze what we don't eat. That way, I can throw some in a pot for a quick meal or if unexpected guests drop by. —Emily Chaney, Penobscot, Maine

Hearty Vegetable Lentil Soup

Hearty Vegetable Lentil Soup

Hearty Vegetable Lentil Soup

My mother has diabetes, so I often prepare this dish for her. I wanted a hearty soup that hits the spot on cold autumn nights, so I paired the lentils with turkey bacon and a handful of spices. —Nicole Hopping, Pinole, California.
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Hearty Lentil Soup

Hearty Lentil Soup

Hearty Lentil Soup

Served with biscuits and a salad, this soup is delicious on a chilly autumn evening. It's one of my family's favorite.

Italian-Style Lentil Soup

Italian-Style Lentil Soup

Italian-Style Lentil Soup

I like to serve lentils often because they are inexpensive and nutritious. I sometimes add them to my homemade spaghetti sauce and serve over noodles. —Rachel Keller, Roanoke, Virginia

Tasty Lentil Soup

Tasty Lentil Soup

Tasty Lentil Soup

Legume lovers can easily fill up on Dorothy Webb's substantial soup without expanding their waistlines. Lentils lend taste and texture to her stockpot in Estacada, Oregon.

Hearty Veggie Lentil Soup

Hearty Veggie Lentil Soup

Hearty Veggie Lentil Soup

Chock-full of veggies, this delicious lentil soup is really simple to fix. In St. Ignatius, Montana, Joy Maynard often doubles the recipe and freezes half for later.

Beef Barley Lentil Soup

Beef Barley Lentil Soup

Beef Barley Lentil Soup

I serve this soup often to family and friends on cold nights, along with homemade rolls and a green salad. For variety, you can substitute jicama for the potatoes. —Judy Metzentine, The Dalles, Oregon

Sausage Lentil Soup

Sausage Lentil Soup

Sausage Lentil Soup

I first tasted this wonderful soup at a friend's house. Now it's my favorite, especially on a cool, crisp autumn night here in Colorado.

Bazaar Soup Mix

Bazaar Soup Mix

Bazaar Soup Mix

Our church women’s group assembles this soup mix to give to visitors and to sell at our annual bazaar. Each container is labeled with the directions to make it and additional ingredients needed.—Pearl Brock, Coudersport, PA

Spinach Lentil Stew

Spinach Lentil Stew

Spinach Lentil Stew

When my children requested more vegetarian dishes, this chunky stew became a favorite. Red wine vinegar perks up the flavor and carrots add color. We like to ladle helpings over cooked rice. —Alice McEachern of Surrey, British Columbia
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