Broccoli And Red Lentil Detox Soup

Broccoli And Red Lentil Detox Soup



I created this tasty & spicy hospital ward soup last week, as a result of I had a lot of leftover broccoli and didn’t recognize what to try and do with it. and that i required one thing hospital ward to fool my mind that I hadn’t ingested any sugar. This broccoli and red soup came out delicious and that i simply had to share it with you.

I know it doesn’t appear as if broccoli (it’s a yellow soup, after all), however it’s thanks to turmeric and red lentils (I think!).

I do that usually latterly purchase broccoli (or any huge vegetable) as a result of i do know it’s smart on behalf of me, then again I don’t use it up for weeks. a day is like: “Detox enzymes in my liver can have to be compelled to wait, as a result of these days I’m eating___”. Fill within the blank.

I perpetually imagine the broccoli sighing after I open the refrigerator simply to require my long oats (or one thing naughty).

Poor broccoli

And currently that i believed concerning it, it makes Maine unhappy that I treat broccoli this fashion. I’m actually living in my very little egocentric world, huh? Broccoli’s most likely – “I don’t care, you freak. Don’t bit me!”

Ok. Enough with the crazy speak currently. I don’t recognize what broccoli is thinking, however I shredded it and cooked it with red lentils and it had been delicious.

As for whether or not or not you’ll like this soup depends. Does one like broccoli?

If you don’t – don’t expect miracles. i would be able to do five burpees during a row, however I can’t build broccoli style like lasagna. however if you don’t mind, or maybe like broccoli you’ll most likely love this soup.

This soup is ideal if you’re searching for some light-weight, however terribly satisfying hospital ward dinner (or lunch). you'll regulate the spices to your feeling. It wasn’t too spicy on behalf of me, however most are completely different.

Also, I don’t use stock for soups. Before you roll your eyes, let Maine tell you: it works! but, if you're feeling you’d wish to add your vegetable stock to the present soup and don’t trust the direction like this you'll have it off. it'll most likely add even additional flavor. With all the spices although I’m certain you’ll just like the direction like this also. Last however not least: this soup is nice for consumption different leftover vegetables, therefore use this chance.

Health and sweetness advantages


This soup can heat you up and keep you healthy throughout this cold winter. It will conjointly give concerning two parts of vegetables per serving, antioxidants and plenty of medicinal drug and detoxifying chemicals you would like to remain healthy. Let’s take a glance at a number of the ingredients’ superpowers :

  • broccoli – as mentioned activates hospital ward enzymes in your liver therefore you'll get eliminate toxins faster and is wealthy in carotenoid (that’s hydrocarbon A), iron, calcium, potassium, magnesium
  • turmeric – detoxifying, medicinal drug, anti-cancer and presently super famous;
  • garlic – medicinal drug, detoxifying, anti-cancer, anti-viral and anti-bacterial;
  • lentils – high-quality plant supermolecule, high-fiber and really wealthy in B-complex vitamin and antioxidants; these assist you melt off, lower sterol and assist you get eliminate toxins in your colon

And that’s simply a number of of the ingredients. This soup is loaded with detoxifying and anti inflammatory ingredients and it's conjointly fully vegetarian and gluten free.

Broccoli and Red lentil hospital ward soup


Cook time : twenty minutes
Total time : twenty minutes
Yield : 4

Ingredients :

  • 1 medium onion
  • 1 clove
  • 1/2 tsp ground cumin
  • 1/2 tsp ground turmeric
  • 1/2 tsp ground ginger
  • 1/3 tsp ground cardamom (optional)
  • 1.5 cups broccoli
  • 1/2 cup red lentils
  • some mint leaves (5-10)
  • some cilantro (optional)
  • 1 red chili pepper (optional!)
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • Get Ingredients hopped up by Chicory

Instructions :



  • Soak lentils for 30min-1h. Prepare the remainder, peel garlic and onion, wash herbs and vegetables and chop broccoli, onion, chili (optional), cilantro (optional), mint leaves.
  • In a tiny preparation pot add onetbsp oil and sautee the garlic and onions at medium-high for concerning 1 min. Add the spices (turmeric, ginger, cumin and choose. cardamom). Stir and add "a sip" of water, so the spices do not burn.
  • Stir once more and add shredded broccoli, lentils, 1/2 tsp salt (approx. i am still combating measure salt, I typically pinch) and 2-3 cups of water (so that everything is covered).
  • Cover everything with the lid and cook for 8-10 min till lentils ar tender and everything else is steamed.
  • Add the herbs (mint and optionally cilantro). start off heat.
  • With your hand liquidiser mix the soup. I did not mix all the method through as i favor soups chunky. If you would like mix all the method through till sleek (won't have an effect on style, simply texture). Add one additional tbsp oil and stir in. Salt to style, add water if too thick (shouldn't be).
  • Optionally: Slice red capsicum and add at the top.
  • Serve hot and if you would like prime with some hot paprika flakes and cumin.

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