When autocomplete results are available use up and down arrows to review and enter to select. Touch device users, explore by touch or with swipe gestures.


Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Lentils. Get inspired and try out new things.
How To Cook Lentils (Recipe and Tips!) - Gimme Some Oven

3 · 30 minutes · A complete tutorial for how to cook lentils (French, green, brown, black and red lentils). See notes below for possible seasonings to add in too.


  • 1 cup Lentils
Baking & Spices
  • 1/2 tsp Sea salt, fine
  • 4 cups Water
21 Best Lentil Recipes

We have for you 21 delicious lentil recipes that are vegetarian, wholesome, and probably the best ways to eat lentils every day.

Red Lentil Dahl (Best Recipe) - Elavegan

Red Lentil Dahl (Dal) recipe which is a flavorful and delicious dinner. The Masoor dal curry is vegan, gluten-free, healthy, easy, and quick.

The BEST Lentil Salad Recipe! - Gimme Some Oven

31 · 40 minutes · My favorite lentil salad recipe is made with cucumber, sun-dried tomatoes, onion, fresh mint and a zippy lemon dressing. Super simple to make, and so light and refreshing!


  • 1 English cucumber
  • 1 clove Garlic
  • 1 cup Lentils
  • 3/4 cup Mint, fresh loosely packed leaves
  • 1 Red onion, small
  • 1/2 cup Sun-dried tomatoes
  • 1 tsp Dijon mustard
  • 2 tbsp Lemon juice, freshly-squeezed
Baking & Spices
  • 1/4 tsp Black pepper, freshly-cracked
  • 1/2 tsp Sea salt, fine
Oils & Vinegars
  • 3 tbsp Olive oil
How to Cook Lentils

Learn how to cook lentils perfectly (and not mushy). Lentils are small legumes loaded with plant-based protein and nutrients.

Protein Black Bean and Lentil Soup

388 · 45 minutes · Keep your energy up while enjoying this delicious and hearty soup full of wholesome ingredients.


  • 15 oz Black beans
  • 2 Carrots
  • 2 Garlic cloves
  • 1 cup Lentils, dried
  • 15 oz Tomatoes
  • 1 Yellow onion
Canned Goods
  • 4 cups Vegetable broth
Baking & Spices
  • 1/2 tsp Black pepper
  • 1 tsp Chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp Kosher salt
  • 1/2 tsp Red pepper
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 tbsp Olive oil, extra virgin
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1/2 tsp Cumin
Creamy Coconut Lentil Curry

1382 · 60 minutes · This easy to make creamy coconut lentil curry is a healthy vegan recipe that makes a perfect Meatless Monday dinner recipe. It takes less than an hour (mostly hands-off time) to make and is packed full of delicious Indian flavors. Make extras and you'll have a giant smile on your face at lunch the next day.


  • 1 cup Brown lentils, dried
  • 3 handfuls Cherry tomatoes
  • 1 cup Cilantro
  • 1 head Garlic
  • 2 tbsp Ginger
  • 1 28 ounce can Tomatoes
Canned Goods
  • 1 15 ounce can Coconut milk
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tsp Cayenne
  • 2 tsp Sea salt
  • 1 tbsp Turmeric
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 tbsp Coconut oil
  • 2 cups Water
The Best Lentil Salad

Lentil Salad is an easy make-ahead recipe you can eat straight from the fridge! It's loaded with healthy veggies and plant-based protein.

20 Lentil Recipes (easy meals) - The Plant Based School

2 · 40 minutes · Lentil curry is one of our best lentil recipes as it’s easy to make, it can be frozen for those lazy weeknights, and it’s full of flavor, vitamins, and antioxidants.


  • 1/3 tsp Chili flakes
  • 1 handful Cilantro
  • 1/2 tsp Coriander
  • 2 cloves Garlic
  • 1 inch Ginger
  • 4 Lemon, wedges
  • 1 Onion, medium
  • 1 cup Split red lentils
  • 1 small can Tomatoes
Canned Goods
  • 1 small can Coconut milk, full fat or reduced fat
  • 2 cups Vegetable stock
Pasta & Grains
  • 2 cups Basmati rice
Baking & Spices
  • 2 tsp Curry powder
  • 1 tsp Garam masala
  • 1/2 tsp Pepper
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp Turmeric
Oils & Vinegars
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1 tsp Cumin
  • 4 tbsp Yogurt, unsweetened dairy-free
This is a wholesome, healthy, flavourful salad recipe. It's the perfect lunchtime salad, or serve it as a side at dinner. Made with lentils, carrots, herbs, nuts, olives, and raisins with a Moroccan-spiced dressing, it's so tasty!

This is a wholesome, healthy, flavourful salad recipe. It's the perfect lunchtime salad, or serve it as a side at dinner. Made with lentils, carrots, herbs, nuts, olives, and raisins with a Moroccan-spiced dressing, it's so tasty!

More related to Lentils

Watch popular Lentils videos

These incredibly delicious lettuce wraps are a crowd pleaser. Whether your guests are vegan, vegetarian or meat lovers this popular Turkish food is loved by all. It is called “Mercimek köftesi” in Turkish, which means lentil kofte or lentil balls. It's usually served cold, so easy and quick to make. At the end of this video, I’ll be showing you a bonus topping recipe for these lettuce wraps as well.
Homestyle Lentil Stew / Hearty Lentil Soup loaded with vegetables and is a perfect recipe for meal planning. A make ahead lentil recipe that freezes really well.
Let me show you how to cook red lentils! We've got two amazing red lentil recipes – one that's Ethiopian red lentils, the other a delicious Sweet Potato & Lentil Soup. These recipes are easy to make, great for vegan meal prep, healthy, delicious and also gluten-free!