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Warm Lentil Salad (Insalata Tiepida Di Lenticchie)

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  • Serves

    4 to 6

  • Ease of preparation

    Medium

Ingredients

      • 2 tablespoons (30 ml), plus ¼ cup (60 ml) olive oil
      • 1 garlic clove, minced
      • ¼ cup (60 ml) finely chopped celery
      • ¼ cup (60 ml) finely chopped carrot
      • ¼ cup (60 ml) finely chopped onion
      • ½ teaspoon (2.5 ml) ground black pepper
      • 1 sprig fresh thyme, stem removed and leaves chopped
      • 1 ½ cups (360 ml) small brown lentils, rinsed and drained
      • 3 cups (720 ml) vegetable stock
      • ¼ cup (60 ml) red wine vinegar
      • ½-1 teaspoon (2.5 ml-5 ml) salt, plus more for serving
      • 1 teaspoon (5 ml) ground black pepper
      • ½ cup (120 ml) chopped parsley
      • ½ cup (120 ml) chopped sundried tomatoes
      • ½ cup (120 ml) freshly grated pecorino

      Directions

        1. Heat extra virgin olive oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add garlic, celery, carrot, onion, and ground black pepper and sautée until transparent. Add thyme and lentils and cover in vegetable stock. Heat to a boil, then turn down to simmer for 15-20 minutes or until lentils have softened, adding more stock if required.
        2. Remove lentils from heat. Drain lentils of excess liquid and toss with ½ cup (120 ml) olive oil, red wine vinegar, salt, ground black pepper, chopped parsley, and sundried tomatoes. Pile lentils on a platter. Top lentils with grated pecorino.

      Buon appetito!

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