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“This is from the New York Times. I haven't tried it but it sure sounds good.”
READY IN:
1hr 10mins
SERVES:
8-10
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. If desired, soak lentils overnight. This step may be skipped but it makes the lentils more digestible.
  2. Place a large (5-6 quart) saucepan over medium-low heat, add oil and onions and saute onions until tender, about 2 minutes.
  3. Add garlic and paprika, and saute about another minute.
  4. Add lentils, 7 cups of water and bay leaves. Increase heat to a boil, then reduce heat to low. cover and simmer, stirring occasionally, until lentils are tender, about 50 minutes. Add water as needed if mixture seems too thick.
  5. In a small bowl combine sour cream (not low fat), flour and milk. When lentils are tender add this mixture to the pot. Simmer 2-3 minutes. Add salt, brown sugar, mustard and lemon juice.

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