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CARROT, TOMATO AND RED LENTIL SOUP

Delicious and super easy carrot and tomato soup with red lentils and creamy and flavorful coconut milk.
5 de 3 votos
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
0 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Soup
Cuisine American
Servings 6 people
Calories 329 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 2 garlic cloves peeled and chopped
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon coriander powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon mustard seeds
  • 2 cups grated carrot pulp or measure it loose, not tight
  • 1 cup tomato puree
  • 4 cups water
  • 1 cup red lentils
  • 1 can coconut milk
  • a good pinch of salt
  • freshly ground black pepper to taste

For serving

  • lemon juice
  • chopped fresh cilantro

Instructions
 

  • In a large dutch oven add the coconut oil and onion, sauté over medium high heat until the onion is translucent. Add the garlic, a pinch of salt and spices.
  • Cook for 5 minutes or until garlic and spices release their aroma. Be careful not to burn anything.
  • Add carrot, tomato puree, 4 cups of water and cup of lentils. Stir, cover and let it simmer for 15-20 min. or until the lentils are cooked.
  • Add the can of coconut milk and blend with an immersion blender or blender. It is best if you blend it by small batches. Adjust the seasoning and thickness of the soup by adding more water if you feel that the soup is too thick.
  • Serve in big bowls and top with your favorite toppings.

Nutrition

Serving: 1cupCalories: 329kcalCarbohydrates: 33gProtein: 11gFat: 19gSaturated Fat: 16gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 63mgPotassium: 845mgFiber: 13gSugar: 8gVitamin A: 7367IUVitamin C: 13mgCalcium: 68mgIron: 5mg
Keyword carrot soup, creamy tomato lentil soup, tomato and lentil soup

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