Crockpot Moroccan Lentil and Chickpea Soup.

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Ingredients

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  • 1 1/2 cups green lentil
  • 1 sweet onion (finely chopped)
  • 1 inch fresh ginger (knob of, grated)
  • 2 cloves garlic (minced or grated)
  • 3 carrots (chopped)
  • 1 red bell pepper (chopped)
  • 14 ounces diced tomatoes
  • 4 cups veggies (low sodium, or chicken broth)
  • 2 tablespoons harissa
  • 2 teaspoons smoked paprika
  • 3/4 teaspoon cumin
  • 3/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • kosher salt
  • pepper
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 14 ounces chickpeas
  • 1/2 cup fresh cilantro (chopped)
  • crumbled goat cheese (or whipped, for serving)
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    Reviews(5)

    BlackJacky 3 months ago
    Very yummy! Good combination of many spices. I added okra found in my refrigerator, it was actually pretty good.
    Lucia 4 months ago
    Amazing, the lemon juice and cinnamon were a great choice to add into the recipe :)
    Robert 4 months ago
    Love soups this is tasty and filling
    Chris H. 6 months ago
    This was good. New flavors working with cinnamons in the stews, but nonetheless enjoyable. Happy with the change
    it turned out ok. it was a litt li e bland but i know how to fix that
    Martha B. 7 months ago
    Delicious... will definitely make it again
    Angela 8 months ago
    Absolutely love this soup! The flavors are amazing together. The cinnamon comes through well. One bowl keeps you full for a very long time afterwards without making you feel weighed down. Added feta cheese crumbles on top.
    Annie Baltzelle 8 months ago
    This soup was so tasty! I had quite a bit left over which is awesome because I get to eat more of it tomorrow!
    Ovidiu C. 8 months ago
    Delicious! will make it again for sure!
    Wegiel 8 months ago
    Lovely stew with some North African flavours. The goats cheese is the icing on the cake. Definitely adding to the repertoire.
    Marie K. 9 months ago
    Nice hearty soup with great spice level
    Maura 9 months ago
    Turned out great! Not as much flavor as I was hoping for. Delicious and filling!
    Mike Stephens 9 months ago
    Excellent recipe as is. Served with fresh baguette. Just awesome!
    chickpea 9 months ago
    great. added boneless chicken thighs and a bit of water to make room for them too cook. delicious.
    ProLineCook 9 months ago
    Excellent soup that is perfectly paired with goat cheese. We loved the spices, too.
    Sally Timm 9 months ago
    This is a tasty dish with complex flavors and a nice balance of textures.
    Kimichka 9 months ago
    I thought this was wonderful! I didn't have red harissa - I added red pepper flakes instead. Yummy! I will be making this again!
    DeMarco a year ago
    Turned out well with a nice heat because I used hot smoked paprika and I had a delicious rose harissa that was a gift from my sister. Gorgeous colours & flavours. Perfect thing to eat on a cold winter’s night with homemade bread and a glass of vino.
    annie martz a year ago
    I added 1/2 cup of water per the instructions and the consistency was spot on. I didn’t have harissa so i added 1T garam masala and 1T salt. Cooked on low for 6 hrs and the flavor turned out great! Also added some cayenne for a little kick..... Otherwise followed directions. Definitely making again!
    Fardawsa Hassan 2 years ago
    It was a bit too salty but otherwise healthy
    Peggy 2 years ago
    My experience with many of these slow-cooking soup recipes is that they're pretty bland, and I have to add a lot of salt and extra seasonings at the end. This was the case here. I didn't have harissa so I substituted 1T of berbere and 1T of garam masala as a commenter on the blog suggested. When it was finished, I ended up adding more berbere; white, red, and black pepper; and a ton of salt so it would have flavor. The instructions were very unclear as to how much water to add. Water is not included on the ingredients list, but 1/2 cup is mentioned in the directions, and the blog writer says 2 cups in the comments section. I went with 1/2 cup and the consistency was fine.
    Keely Haning 2 years ago
    i made this last night, it's very filling. i added sour cream to the finished dish because i didn't have Greek yogurt and it was delicious
    Villanueva 2 years ago
    Substituted a home made pepper sauce for harissa. It was yummy by a little spicy hot!
    Carleen C. 3 years ago
    Really flavorful. Add more liquid though. I also added turmeric and more cumin. so good for a vegetarian meal.

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