Lentil Tacos with Chickpea Salad

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Denice B.: "This is so healthy and delicious. If you love tac…" Read More
13Ingredients
170Calories
70Minutes

If vegetarian is on the menu but you are looking for something a little different, then why not give this Lentil Tacos with Chickpea Salad a try. It is perfect for a taco Tuesday. There are four servings in this recipe that takes 70 minutes to prepare. There also are only 170 calories per serving, so it is a light dish. Ingredients include orange or red lentils, water, salt, garlic cloves, ground cumin, black pepper, chickpeas, red pepper, tomatoes, onions, parsley, sea salt, and basil.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup orange lentils (or red)
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 garlic clove
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • ground black pepper
  • 1 can chickpeas (baked)
  • 1 red pepper (cut in strips)
  • 2 tomatoes (chopped)
  • 1 onion (small, chopped)
  • 1 bunch parsley
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • basil leaves

Directions

  1. Wash the lentils, and soak in warm water for 1 hour.
  2. Drain well, and grind in a blender with the remaining ingredients until you have a creamy mixture.
  3. Heat a skillet with butter.
  4. Depending on the size of the tacos desired, add the mixture to the skillet.
  5. Spread well, and cook for 4 to 5 minutes on each side, or until golden.
  6. Mix the cooked chickpeas, peppers, tomatoes, and onion, season to taste, and sprinkle with chopped parsley.
  7. Fill the tacos with the chickpea salad, and garnish with basil leaves.
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NutritionView more

170Calories
Sodium51%DV1230mg
Fat2%DV1.5g
Protein14%DV7g
Carbs11%DV33g
Fiber28%DV7g

PER SERVING *

Calories170Calories from Fat10
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat1.5g2%
Saturated Fat0g0%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol
Sodium1230mg51%
Potassium530mg15%
Protein7g14%
Calories from Fat10
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate33g11%
Dietary Fiber7g28%
Sugars4g8%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Reviews(2)

Yummly User
G E. 28 Sep 2017
It was ok terrible directions
Denice B. 31 May 2015
This is so healthy and delicious. If you love tacos, but want something light and fresh, this is fantastic. This vegan lentil salad is so colorful. This is a perfect meal for summer.