• Prep Time10 min
  • Cook Time30 min
  • Total Time40 min
  • Yield4 Servings
  • Cuisine
    • Austalian
  • Cooking Method
    • Boiled

Ingredients

For the Cheats Pea and Ham Soup

  • 4 bacon rashers finely chopped
  • 1 onion large diced
  • 1 carrot diced
  • 1 garlic clove crushed
  • 1 tbs olive oil
  • 1 1/2 cup red lentils dried
  • 1.5L Massel Chicken Style Liquid Stock (or any other type of chicken)

Method

1

Heat oil over medium heat and cook bacon, onion, carrot and garlic until soft.

2

Add lentils and cook for another 1 minute to coat.

3

Add stock and simmer for 20 – 25 minutes or until lentils are soft and soup is thick.

4

Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Cheats Pea and Ham Soup is a delicious meal served with home made bread. Can be frozen.