Lentil Pasta Salad

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Total Time:
30-45 minutes
Serves:5
Rated 2.5 based on 100 votes
2.5
Course: Salad Recipe
Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Assemble Recipe
Difficulty: Easy

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Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup - whole red lentils, soaked overnight
  • 1 cup - boiled spirullini or macaroni
  • 1 - Tomato chopped
  • 1 - Onion chopped
  • 1 - yellow Capsicum chopped (optional)
  • 1 sprig - Celery chopped
  • 1 tbsp - Coriander leaves finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp - . crisp cornflakes
  • For dressing:
  • 1 - small flake Garlic
  • 1 tbsp - white Vinegar
  • 1/4 tsp - prepared mustard paste
  • 1 tsp - Sugar ground
  • 1 - Green chilli finely chopped
  • 1/4 tsp - carom seeds
  • 1/2 tsp - Cumin seeds powdered
  • 1/4 tsp - pepper freshly ground
  • 1 tsp - Olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp - salt

How to Make Lentil Pasta Salad

  • Cook lentils in boiling water for 5 minutes.
  • Drain, pour cold water, press out all excess moisture in colander.
  • Transfer to a large glass salad bowl.
  • In a screw top bottle, add all dressing ingredients.
  • Screw on lid, shake well to blend flavours.
  • Refrigerate till required.
  • Add all chopped veggies and pasta to lentils.
  • Add dressing, toss very well.
  • Refrigerate and chill till required.
  • Garnish with a sprinkle of cornflakes on top, just before serving