8 Ways to Eat More Lentils For a Protein Boost

BY FOODACIOUSLY

We rounded up 8 fun and tasty ways to eat more lentils, one of the richest sources of plant-based proteins. Ready? Let's go!

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1

Oat & Red Lentil Pancakes

Need more proteins for breakfast? These gluten-free lentil pancakes have your back. Stack them up and you'll get almost a fourth of your daily proteins!

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2

Curried Lentil Rice

Lentil and rice go hand in hand when you want complete, high-quality proteins. Try them in this Middle Eastern stir-fry with delicious caramelised onions!

3

Red Chicory Lentil Salad

When you're in a hurry, tip a can of lentils in your lunch salad and you're good to go. We love them in this glorious bowl with red chicory and blueberry dressing!

4

Red Lentil Pasta Salad

Ever tried lentil pasta? It's a protein-packed, gluten-free alternative to wheat pasta. So tasty with roasted veggies and crunchy hazelnuts!

5

Golden Lentil Soup

Red lentils are fabulous in soups for a creamy finish and a blast of proteins. Whizz them together in this Lebanese-style turmeric velouté.

6

Green Lentil Nuggets

These yummy nuggets are so fun to make and pack tons of proteins. Crispy outside and soft inside, they're divine dipped in some hummus!

7

Sweet Potato Lentil Curry

Lentils are at home in this fiery Indian curry with creamy sweet potatoes, fragrant coriander, and steamed rice. So comforting, yet healthy!

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8

Spicy Lentil Burger

Let's finish off with a mighty vegan burger. It's incredibly tasty, bursting with lots of proteins, and a breeze to make. Try it!

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