Virtual Big Nibble: Lentil and Tomato Soup with Horsham District Foodbank

Big Nibble Charity Partner Recipe

Our Charity Partner for this year's Big Nibble is Horsham District Foodbank. Each week we will be sharing a simple recipe they have come up with that uses ingredients in a food bank parcel.

View the recipe for Lentil and Tomato Soup below, or download and print the card.

  1. Chop the onion and fry slowly in a saucepan.
  2. Add the lentils and stir.
  3. Add tomatoes and mix together
  4. Mix the stock cube into the water and add to the pan.
  5. Add chilli flakes and any other seasoning.
  6. Put a lid on the pan and leave to cook for about 1 hour, adding more water if needed.
  7. If you want the soup to be smooth, use a hand blender

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Serves 4

1 onion

200g red lentils

1 400g tin tomatoes

1 vegetable stock cube

1 litre boiling water

1/2 teaspoon of chilli flakes

Salt and pepper, to season

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