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Red Lentil Soup


Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 large carrot, diced
  • 2 large ribs celery, diced
  • 1 small yellow onion, diced
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt, plus additional to taste
  • 1 cup red lentils
  • 4 cups water or low-sodium broth
  • 1 whole bay leaf
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice from 1/2 large lemon