Lentil & Bean Recipes

This board is all about lentil & bean recipes that are easy to make. Here, we gather the best healthy recipe ideas for lunch, dinner, snacks, and appetizers…
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Palak khichdi and its ingredients on a marble surface.
Easy Palak Kitchari Bowl
Transform your dinner routine with the Easy Palak Kitchari Bowl recipe, marrying the flavors of mung beans, rice, & spinach in a vegetarian delight. Whether you're craving comfort or want simplicity, this dish delivers both. Ideal for a cozy meal at home, this kitchari bowl offers a fuss-free yet flavorful dining experience that's sure to satisfy your cravings. Don't forget the classic accompaniments! Ghee adds richness, yogurt a cooling contrast, papad gives crunch, and pickle brings a tang.
Curd rice bowl with potato fry and papad.
South Indian Comfort in a Bowl: Curd Rice and Potato Fry
Craving unique comfort food? This Curd Rice Lunch Bowl is your answer! Whip up this satisfying and visually stunning meal in under one hour. Fluffy rice tossed with tangy yogurt, a flavorful potato fry bursting with spice, and a refreshing kosambari salad create a symphony of textures and flavors. Ditch the regular lunch routine and embrace the warmth of South Indian comfort food. Get the recipe and transform your lunch break today!
Salmon and white bean salad and its ingredients on a marble surface.
Summery Bean Salad with Grilled Salmon
Enjoy this light & flavorful summery salmon salad! Packed with tender white beans and flaky grilled salmon, this salad is tossed in a bright lemon dressing that's bursting with freshness. Easy, healthy, & perfect for picnics, potlucks, or a refreshing meal. The combination of textures and flavors is sure to impress. The light lemon dressing adds a touch of tang that cuts through the richness & keeps the salad feeling light and inviting. | Lentil & bean recipes.
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Ditch the Bland, Love the Grain Bowl
Bored of lunch & dinner routines? Grain bowls are your answer! Easy, customizable, and perfect for meal prep. Discover endless recipe ideas and plating inspiration to create stunning, flavorful bowls that are a feast for the eyes and the stomach. This blog post is packed with tips and tricks to transform your grain bowls from bland to brilliant, so you can enjoy healthy and delicious meals all week long.
Palak khichdi served with papad, yogurt, and pickle side view.
Nutritious Palak Khichdi Bowl: Wholesome Meal
Nourish yourself with this Palak Khichdi Meal, a vegetarian recipe packed with wholesome ingredients like mung beans and spinach. Simple to prepare yet rich in flavor, this dish is perfect for any time of the day, offering a satisfying meal that feeds both body and soul. Enjoy the warmth and comfort of homemade goodness with this nutritious bowl that's sure to become a staple in your kitchen repertoire. Complete the experience with the classic accompaniments: ghee, yogurt, papad, and pickle.
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Smoky Salmon and Bean Salad (No Mayo!)
Ditch the mayo! This easy salmon & bean salad features smoky air-fried salmon, a lemony dressing, & tender beans for a lunch, dinner, or meal prep. Ready in under 30 minutes, this recipe is perfect for busy weekdays or quick weekend lunches. Packed with protein, it keeps you feeling satisfied. The lemon dressing adds a refreshing touch, while the grilled salmon brings a depth of flavor. So ditch the boring and embrace this flavor-packed salad! | Lentil & bean recipes.
Palak khichdi served with papad, yogurt, and pickle.
Cozy Up with Palak Khichdi Bowl
This easy vegetarian bowl features creamy spinach & lentil khichdi – a comforting, protein-packed base for endless flavor combinations! Top it with your favorites, from raita and chutney to roasted veggies and yogurt. This recipe is perfect for a cozy night in, a quick weeknight meal, or even a healthy lunch on the go. Don't forget to serve it with the classic accompaniments - ghee for richness, yogurt for coolness, papad for added crunch, and pickle for a tangy kick.
Chickpea crunch salad on a white plate with spoon.
Make-Ahead Summery Roasted Chickpea Coleslaw
Simplify meal prep with this Make-Ahead Summery Roasted Chickpea Coleslaw. With its vibrant colors and refreshing flavors, this easy-to-make salad is perfect for picnics, potlucks, or weekday lunches. Plus, it's packed with protein and crunch, making it a crowd-pleaser every time. Prepare it in advance and enjoy the convenience of having a delicious and nutritious meal ready to go whenever hunger strikes.
Chickpea crunch salad on a white plate with spoon.
The Easiest Vegan Coleslaw Alternative (Ready in No Time!)
Whip up this flavor-packed Roasted Chickpea Crunch Salad! Made with simple ingredients and a zesty lemon dressing, this vegan recipe is a breeze to prepare and perfect for any occasion. We're talking summer BBQs, picnics, or a quick weeknight side dish that's ready in no time! Roasted chickpeas tossed with coleslaw mix offer a unique textural contrast. Plus, the tangy lemon dressing adds a refreshing element. This easy & delicious vegan coleslaw is sure to become a new go-to recipe!
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Super Crunch Vegan Roasted Chickpea Salad Recipe
Discover the ultimate vegan delight with our Super Crunch Vegan Roasted Chickpea Salad Recipe. Packed with protein-rich roasted chickpeas and crisp cabbage, this summery salad is a healthy and refreshing option for any occasion. Enjoy the satisfying crunch in every bite, enhanced by the tangy Dijon mustard dressing. It's easy to make and perfect for meal prep or a quick weeknight dinner. Give your taste buds a treat with this flavorful, nutrient-packed salad!
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Super Crunch Vegan Salad (Ready in Minutes)!
This Roasted Chickpea Crunch Salad is your new BFF! Packed with protein and crazy-good crunch, this vegan recipe is ready in just minutes. It boasts crispy roasted chickpeas that add a delightful textural contrast to the fresh vegetables. The tangy lemon dressing brings all the flavors together in perfect harmony. This versatile salad is perfect for summer BBQs, potlucks, or a light lunch that will leave you feeling satisfied.
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Make-Ahead Summery Crunch Salad (Vegan!)
Impress your guests with this vibrant & delicious Roasted Chickpea Crunch Salad! This vegan recipe is not only packed with fresh flavors & a satisfying crunch, but it's also easy to make ahead. Crisp roasted chickpeas, colorful vegetables, & a tangy Dijon mustard dressing come together to create an explosion of textures & tastes. Plus, you can prepare it in advance, allowing you to spend more time enjoying the summer fun. It's a crowd-pleaser perfect for potlucks & BBQs or a summer side dish!
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Crispy Veggie Peel Chips + Curried Bean Dip
Make crispy vegetable peel chips for a quick snack. Pair them with flavorful curried bean dip for an irresistible appetizer or afternoon pick-me-up. Easy, homemade, and vegan! Learn how to make both the veggie peel chips and the curried bean dip for a guilt-free snack you can enjoy anytime. Made from potato, sweet potato, & carrot peels, they're a delicious way to reduce food waste. Pair them with this flavorful curried bean dip for a protein-packed snack that's perfect for any occasion.
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Easy Baked Lentil-Stuffed Eggplant
Elevate your dinner with this easy baked lentil-stuffed eggplant! Bursting with Moroccan flavors and brown lentils, it's a wholesome and delicious vegetarian dish. Hearty brown lentils are cooked in a warm Moroccan spice blend, creating a flavorful and satisfying filling for eggplant boats. This vegetarian dinner is not only healthy but incredibly satisfying, and the cool and creamy yogurt sauce adds a touch of cool refreshment to create a truly delightful dish. | Lentil & Bean Recipes.
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Curried Bean Dip with Veggie Peel Chips
Elevate your snack game with these veggie peel chips! They're a delicious way to use veggie scraps & pair perfectly with the creamy curried bean dip. This dreamy curried bean dip has caramelized onions for a touch of sweetness. Pair it with homemade veggie peel chips for a satisfying snack that's ready in minutes. Perfect for movie nights, appetizers, or a lunchbox addition! Both chips & dip are easy to make at home in under 30 minutes. Vegan, budget-friendly, & perfect for any occasion!