- 1/2 cup red lentils quick cooking lentils – masoor dal washed and drained
- 3/4 cup chopped red onion
- 3/4 yellow bell pepper
- 1 cup cooked black beans
- 1/2 Frozen Sweet Corn
- 1 Tbsp minced garlic
- 1 tsp ground cumin
- 1/4 tsp chilli powder or cayenne pepper
- 3/4 tsp smoked paprika
- 3/4 Salsa
- 1 Cup of Crushed Tomatoes or canned chopped tomatoes
- 1 1/2 Cup of Vegetable Broth
- 1/2 to 1 cup water Optional
- Salt & Pepper to taste
- Baked Tortilla Strips
- Lime Slice
- Coriander leaves
- Finely diced onions.
- Add all the ingredients (apart from the cooked black beans and your toppings) into a deep pot and bring to a boil.
- Allow the lentil soup to simmer for another 20 minutes or so, or until the lentils are soft.
- Add the black beans and allow the soup mixture to cook for another 5 minutes.
- Transfer this hearty vegan soup to individual bowls and top with the baked tortilla strips, sliced avocado, lime wedge, finely diced onions, sliced jalapeños and cilantro.
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