GORGEOUS LENTIL SALAD WITH FETA, SPICY OLIVES.

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Lentil

The legume that has secret powers! No, I'm not mad, the perfect legume to get lots of Iron, Magnesium, Vitamin B-6 and a huge amount of dietary fiber.


Orange-Tahini Dressing

Tahini is a condiment, made from toasted ground hulled sesame seeds, which is perfect for dressings.

Ingredients

● 1 Package 1KG of Large Lentils

● 2-3 Carrots (Diced)

● 1 can of sweetcorn

● 5-6 large pickled cucumbers (Thinly Sliced)

● 20 Cherry Tomatoes (Sliced in half)

● 10 Cucumbers (Cubed)

● 1 vacuum pack of Spicy green olives (from King of Olives)

● 200g Feta

● 1 Bunch of Mint

● 4 tablespoons of olive oil

● 2 tablespoons of Tahini

● 1 orange (squeezed)

● 2 Lemons (Squeezed and Zested)

● Salt & Pepper

Recipe Preparation

1. In a medium pan, bring 2 cups of lentils with 3 cups of water to the boil. Drain and add fresh water and let it come to a boil again. As soon as it comes to the boil again, your lentils will be ready (Check them to see if they need more time).

2. In a small bowl, stir thoroughly together the olive oil, tahini, orange juice, lemon juice, zest, salt and pepper to taste.

3. In a large bowl, combine the lentils, carrots, sweetcorn, pickled cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, cucumbers and olives. Mix well and add the dressing.

4. Serve in a large plate and sprinkle on top the feta and mint.

6. Enjoy!


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