This soup goes together in minutes and is fill of delicious ingredients. Serve alongside some honey whole wheat pull apart dinner rolls and you have a meal that is filling.
Crockpot Hearty Lentil & Wild Rice Soup
- 3 medium carrots, peeled and sliced
- 3 stalks of celery, sliced
- 1 medium onion, diced
- 2 garlic cloves, minced
- 4 oz. lentils, soaked
- 1-2 C diced chicken or turkey (cooked, or raw)
- 1 C wild rice, rinsed
- salt and pepper, to taste
In a large 4 to 6-quart crockpot, place sliced carrots, soaked lentils and 1-2 C diced chicken or turkey.
Add in 1 C wild rice, diced onion, minced garlic and celery.
Add in 6 C of chicken broth, and season with salt and pepper.
Cover the crockpot and cook on low for 6-8 hours. Garnish with parsley before serving.
Serve warm. Leftovers freeze well.