egyptian lentils

Categories
Vegetable
African
Vegetarian
Yield
6 servings
MeasureIngredient
1 cup Lentils
Fresh chili peppers
1½ cup Regular rice
1½ cup Tomato sauce
1 cup Elbow macaroni
2 tablespoons Vinegar
3 tablespoons Oil
1 large Onion

Place lentils in a saucepan and cover by 1". Turn heat to high, bring to a boil, turn down heat to simmer, and cook covered for 35 minutes or until tender. Drain and transfer to a large bowl. Set aside. Bring 3 cups of water to a boil, add rice turn down to simmer for 20 minutes and fluff up rice with a fork and add to lentils.

Boil 2 quarts of water, add elbow macaroni and cook until tender.

Add to lentils.. In a small skillet add 1 tbl of oil and saute finely chopped peppers for 2 minutes. Add the tomato sauce, ½ cup of water, and the vinegar, bring to a boil and simmer for 5 minutes.

In another skillet heat 2 tbls oil, add onions and saute until brown around the edges. Garnish lentil mixture with the onions and pour the tomato sauce over all. Serve immediately.

Posted by Fred Peters.

Similar recipes

Random recipe of the day

Squash dressing - sl 11/86

Follow us

 Subscribe in a reader