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Sausage Lentil Soup – Wait. What’s a Lentil?

Sausage lentil soup is a quick and easy dinner to make and it’s hearty and filling enough to be eaten as a meal on its own.
Sausage Lentil Soup Recipe \\ PassTheSushi.comAs I have mentioned in the past, blogging here on Pass the Sushi has introduced me to some new and interesting things.

It has also introduced me to some pretty basic things as well, like lentils. Going into today’s recipe for lentil soup, I had no idea what lentils were or even what they tasted like. I didn’t Google “what’s a lentil?” or research what I was getting into, I just grabbed a bag of lentils from the shelf at the market and set out to make Ina Garten’s recipe for sausage lentil soup with them. I’m daring like that.

At the dinner table, Handsome asked me what a lentil was. I politely told him I had no clue. When asked what the back up plan was, I replied that I didn’t have one.

Thankfully, dinner was delicious.

 

 

 

 

Sausage Lentil Soup Recipe \\ PassTheSushi.com

In case anyone reading this is as much of a newbie as I can be at times, check out the Wiki page on lentils.

Mary

Monday 17th of November 2014

This is, honestly, the best lentil soup I've ever had. Absolutely delicious! Thank you so much for sharing!

Rich

Friday 19th of November 2010

Ha - well, I didn't know what lentils were for the longest time, either! But it certainly looks like you've done them properly; wow.

Vicki @ Wilde in the Kitchen

Monday 15th of November 2010

I love lentil soup, pairing it with some sausage sounds amazing!

naama peled

Sunday 14th of November 2010

Looks delicious!

Michelle

Friday 12th of November 2010

I make a chicken sausage and lentil soup that gets adapted so many times that its become a bit of a kitchen sink type of soup. Yours looks delicious!