Rainbow Lentil Salad

  • Difficulty: Basic
  • 30 minutes
  • 3 servings

You can view this recipe right here not only as a healthy side but as a good practice also. That is because you have to deal with 3 types of lentil, each with their own cooking time. All you need to do is mix the grains, pour a small drizzle of olive oil over them and season with a pinch of salt.

Ingredients Needed for Rainbow Lentil Salad

2.5 ounces of red lentils
2.5 ounces of green lentils
2.5 ounces of brown lentils
1 tablespoon olive oil
½ teaspoon salt

How to Cook Rainbow Lentil Salad

  1. Add each type of lentil in a saucepan and cover with water.
  2. Heat the red lentils saucepan over medium heat. Cook them for the next 5 minutes.
  3. Add the brown lentil saucepan on heat, and cook them for 20 minutes.
  4. As for the green lentils, cook them for 25 minutes.
  5. Mix all the lentils in a plate/bowl with a drizzle of olive oil and a pinch of salt.

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