Sweet Potato And Lentils Soup
It's time for soup! Sweet Potato and Lentils Soup. Happy Monday everyone! You'll need: serves 4 2 tbsp olive oil 2 onions, chopped 1 clove garlic, minced 1 tbsp minced ginger root 1 tbsp curry powder 1/4 tsp ground turmeric 1/4 tsp cumin lemon juice salt and pepper to taste 2 - 3 sweet potatoes 1 cup red lentils 6 cups vegetable broth (1,5 L ) Topping : 1/2 sweet potatoes, finely chopped 1-2 parsnips, cut into thin strips Method: Peel and roughly chop the onion and sweet potatoes, can be chunky. Heat oil in a pot. Add onions and sauté until fragrant. Then add all the other ingredients, cover and let simmer for 20 - 25 minutes until the potatoes and lentils are soft. Meanwhile make the topping. Heat 1 tbsp olive oil in a large skillet, add chopped sweet potatoes. Sauté for 3-5 min, stirring occasionally, then add parsnips. Puree the soup, adding in lemon juice and salt & pepper to taste. Enjoy!