Lentil Soup

AuthorJaneCategoryDifficultyBeginner

Yields4 Servings
Prep Time5 minsCook Time15 minsTotal Time20 mins

 1 tbsp olive oil
 1 medium onion, diced
 2 large carrots, peeled and cut into ½ cm cubes
 2 bay leaves
 2 springs fresh thyme or 1 tsp dried thyme
 960 ml vegetables stock
 480 ml water
 200 g rinsed green lentils
 200 g rinsed red lentils
 1 medium potato, peeled and diced into 1 cm cubes
 1 tsp salt
 Fresh ground black pepper to taste
 25 g grated parmesan cheese (optional)

1

Select Sauté Function and heat the oil in the inner pot.

2

Add the onion and carrots and sauté with the lid off for 3 minutes.

3

Add the bay leaves, thyme, vegetable stock, water, lentils, and potato. Stir well and ensure al ingredients are thoroughly mixed well. Press “Warm/Cancel” to cancel the function.

4

Close the lid and set the pressure release valve to closed. Select the Soup Function and adjust to 15 minutes.

5

If you like them softer, preform the Natural Release (refer to user's manual) to release pressure; preform the Quick Release (refer to user's manual) otherwise.

Ingredients

 1 tbsp olive oil
 1 medium onion, diced
 2 large carrots, peeled and cut into ½ cm cubes
 2 bay leaves
 2 springs fresh thyme or 1 tsp dried thyme
 960 ml vegetables stock
 480 ml water
 200 g rinsed green lentils
 200 g rinsed red lentils
 1 medium potato, peeled and diced into 1 cm cubes
 1 tsp salt
 Fresh ground black pepper to taste
 25 g grated parmesan cheese (optional)

Directions

1

Select Sauté Function and heat the oil in the inner pot.

2

Add the onion and carrots and sauté with the lid off for 3 minutes.

3

Add the bay leaves, thyme, vegetable stock, water, lentils, and potato. Stir well and ensure al ingredients are thoroughly mixed well. Press “Warm/Cancel” to cancel the function.

4

Close the lid and set the pressure release valve to closed. Select the Soup Function and adjust to 15 minutes.

5

If you like them softer, preform the Natural Release (refer to user's manual) to release pressure; preform the Quick Release (refer to user's manual) otherwise.

Lentil Soup