This Sausage and Lentil Soup is such a great way to fill lots of tummies! Perfect to reheat for work lunches and freezes perfectly. This recipe would work perfectly in the Slow Cooker too!
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Ingredients (serves 8)
- 6 Cooked Beef Sausages, finely chopped or minced
- 1/2 cup Bacon, finely chopped
- 1 cup Red Lentils, dried
- 400g Tin of Diced or Whole Tomatoes
- 1.5 litres Beef Stock
- 1 med Brown Onion
- 2 Medium Fresh Tomatoes, roughly diced
- 2 tbs Olive Oil
- 2 cloves Garlic, crushed
- On a moderate heat, gently fry the garlic, onion, bacon and sausages in a large soup pot.
- Add the tinned tomato, fresh tomato, lentils and beef stock.
- Reduce to a gentle simmer and cook for 1 - 2 hours (until the lentils are very soft).
- Serve hot with crusty bread and a dollop of sour cream.