This soup is a traditional Turkish soup that is a staple of most restaurants and meals. It is very easy to make and requires no skill whatsoever. This version is more healthy and heartier than the restaurant version which excludes the carrots and tomato sauce. It's very tasty and is often served with flakes of dried red pepper to add a bit of spice. Lemon juice and a drizzle of olive oil also greatly improve the taste.

Step 1: Ingredients

2 cups red lentils

6 cups water

1 onion

1-2 cloves garlic

2 carrots

1 tablespoon tomato paste or more if using tomato sauce or fresh tomatoes

1 tablespoon olive oil

1 teaspoon salt


Love your recipe! BTW, what pattern is that bowl? I'm looking for it... THNX
Thank you I like it very much as well. To answer you question It was made by Mikasa and the number is M5101 Currents.

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