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kitchen sink harira

Used up 3 lamb leg bones that have been cluttering my freezer in this dish. 3 lamb bones 1 large carrot 3 bay leaves 1 onion, chopped 1 cup diced tomatoes 1 cup of red lentils 1 can of chickpeas 1 small bunch cilantro 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp cinnamon … Continue reading


Using Wolfert’s Harira as a guide, I made my first harira- omitting the flour, starter, sugar, salt, tomato paste and dried chickpeas, cutting down on the onion and water, and simmering  in a stockpot rather than a claypot. Added 3 sliced carrots. Very tasty. Will make this again.

super-quick lentil soup

Ingredients 3/4 cup red lentils 1 1/2 cups canned chopped tomatoes 1 cup water (or more to taste) 1 cup canned coconut milk 1 heaping tsp curry powder* (or more to taste)   1/2 cup chopped cilantro Method  Add tomatoes, water, lentils and curry powder to a saucepan. Bring to a boil over medium heat, then lower … Continue reading