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Lentil and Bacon Soup

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Ingredients
  Lentils 4 Ounce
  Water 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Bacon strip 3 , finely chopped
  Onions 2 , finely chopped
  Tomato sauce 8 Ounce
  Beef stock/Chicken stock 2 Quart
  Egg yolks 2
  Pimientos 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), cut into strips
Directions

MAKING
1. Soak lentils in water along with salt and pepper for about an hour and drain off water.
2. Take a pan and fry bacon in it and remove when lightly fried.
3. Stir in onions and saute in bacon fat until they turn golden brown.
4. Stir in tomato sauce and cook at low heat for about 10 minutes.
5. Stir in bacon, lentils, and stock and cook at low heat for about 45 minutes and remove from heat.
6. Whisk egg yolks into a cup of soup and add the mixture back to cooked soup.
7. Add pimientos to the soup.

SERVING
8. Serve the lentil and bacon soup along with rice or noodles.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Continental
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Simmering
Dish: 
Soup
Ingredient: 
Lentil
Interest: 
Healthy
Cook Time: 
120 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1064 Calories from Fat 185

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 21 g31.7%

Saturated Fat 7.4 g37.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 379 mg126.3%

Sodium 4199.7 mg175%

Total Carbohydrates 140 g46.6%

Dietary Fiber 43.6 g174.2%

Sugars 37.4 g

Protein 81 g162.6%

Vitamin A 59.3% Vitamin C 159.6%

Calcium 35.1% Iron 97.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Lentil And Bacon Soup Recipe