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Indian Lentils and Spinach

Indian Lentils and Spinach

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"Indian lentils with spinach are nicely spiced with cardamom, cinnamon, ginger, and cinnamon for a flavorful and hearty side dish." — by artyjeep 
Garlic Lentils with Kale

Garlic Lentils with Kale

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"Packed with fiber, this lentil and kale dish is a great low-fat side dish or one-pot vegetarian main meal." — by bolshevik 
Pearl Couscous with Lentils, Carrots, Spinach, and Corn

Pearl Couscous with Lentils, Carrots, Spinach, and Corn

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"Fresh corn, carrots, and spinach leaves plus tender lentils add flavor and heartiness to a side dish of pearl couscous that can be served warm or cold." — by Caitlin685 
Braised Black Lentils

Braised Black Lentils

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"Black lentils are cooked slow and low with herbs and vegetables for a tasty and filling side dish." — by Chef John 
Caribbean Curried Peas (Lentils)

Caribbean Curried Peas (Lentils)

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"Caribbean-inspired lentils are spiced with ginger, curry powder, and a chile pepper for a side dish that will keep you warm!" — by Liz and Sylvan 
Whole Rice and Lentils (Majadara)

Whole Rice and Lentils (Majadara)

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"Brown rice and lentils are flavored with caramelized onions and spices for a delicious side dish or vegetarian meal." — by shari p. 
Lemony Lentils with Kale

Lemony Lentils with Kale

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"Lemon and dinosaur kale brighten up these lentils for a warm and zesty meal. Serve with a crusty baguette." — by Dezzie 
Dal Makhani (Indian Lentils)

Dal Makhani (Indian Lentils)

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"These richly spiced lentils are simmered for two hours in a spicy tomato sauce and finished with splash of cream for a filling side dish." — by SOGOLONDJATA 
Easy Lentils Side Dish

Easy Lentils Side Dish

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"This is a side dish of lentils simmered with potato, bell pepper, and onion." — by diaznanc 
Amazing Lentils and Kale

Amazing Lentils and Kale

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"Kale and lentils blend with carrots, onion, and prepared salsa in this 'amazing' recipe!" — by Angelatizzle 
Green Lentils and Rice Assyrian Style

Green Lentils and Rice Assyrian Style

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"This simple side dish of rice and lentils is the perfect accompaniment to any Middle Eastern dish." — by sharon younan 
Honey Baked Lentils

Honey Baked Lentils

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"This is a fantastic recipe even for non-lentil eaters. The honey gives it a sweet taste and it is perfect served with rice. It's great as a main dish but could be a side as well." — by sassymom 
Colombian Lentils

Colombian Lentils

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"This is a basic recipe for lentils with tomato, onion, and potatoes." — by caro0888 
Adas Polow (Persian Rice and Lentils)

Adas Polow (Persian Rice and Lentils)

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"A traditional Iranian rice and lentil polow (pilaf) is cooked with a crusty, delicious layer of rice on the bottom. The saffron-scented rice and lentils are decorated with fried onions, raisins, and chopped dates." — by xxxx 
Aaku Pappu (Dal with Greens)

Aaku Pappu (Dal with Greens)

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"Amaranth greens and split pigeon peas are the base of this classic dish from Andhra, India." — by SUSMITA 
Khara Pongal

Khara Pongal

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"This classic south Indian lentil dish combines dried red chilies and fresh green chile peppers with coconut and cashews." — by SUSMITA 
South Indian Lentil Kootu

South Indian Lentil Kootu

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"This south Indian dish of lentils and pigeon peas is quick, and easy on the stomach." — by Tarama 
Baked Lentils with Cheese

Baked Lentils with Cheese

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"My mom came up with this recipe when I was a teenage vegetarian, and now it is one of my meat-loving husband's favorite dishes and still one of mine to this day." — by Tiffany 
Armenian Lentils

Armenian Lentils

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"Warm lentils served with cool yoghurt and the spice of green onions makes this dish a refreshing and filling side dish or entree." — by CASSANDRAHEARN 
Potatoes Madras

Potatoes Madras

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"Great for dinner parties, this colorful and flavorful dish is inspired by southern Indian cooking. Potatoes, cauliflower florets, and red lentils combine with onions, garlic, curry powder, ginger, tomatoes, malt vinegar, and chutney." — by DARKSTORM406 
 
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