This salad is very easy to prepare, and is perfect for a spring lunch. Marilyn's Luscious Lentil Salad is a delicious mix of fresh lentils, onions, red peppers and more. Prepare this dish as a side, or your main entree.
Ingredients and Preparation:
3 cups cooked and drained lentils
1/2 cup chopped sweet salad onion
1 medium cucumber, peeled, seeded and sliced
1/2 cup chopped cilantro (or parsley)
1 cup shredded carrots
1 cup diced red bell pepper
Salt, to taste
1 recipe "Italian Vinaigrette" (see dressings)
Toss together. Chill for 2 hours before serving.
Serves 8 to 10.
(photo from Foodnetwork.com)
For more of Marilyn's salads visit the Salads link on the blog.