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FAKES SOUPA (LENTIL SOUP)

Ingredients

  • 300 grams Lentil boiled
  • 1 Carrot chopped
  • 1 Onion chopped
  • 1 Potato chopped
  • 2 whole Garlic cloves
  • 150 grams Bacon cut into small pieces
  • 3 Daphne Leaves/Bay Leaves
  • 2 teaspoons of Tomato Paste
  • 2 Fresh tomatoes grated
  • 1 Red Bell Pepper diced
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • 1/2 cup Olive Oil

Instructions

  1. Boil Lentil for at least 15 minutes and drain.
  2. In a large soup pan, add about 4 tablespoons of Olive Oil and sauté the Bacon.
  3. Add in Onion, Carrot, Potato, Bell Pepper, Garlic, and stir.
  4. Toss in the lentil and continue to stir, so that all is nicely combined.
  5. Add water, grated tomatoes, tomato paste, salt, pepper, 1/2 cup Olive Oil and Bay leaves, bring to a boil and let it simmer on low heat for about 1 hour.