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Lentil Loaf (vegetarian) Recipe

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This recipe for Lentil Loaf (vegetarian), by , is from The Mullaney Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Terri Mullaney
Added: Saturday, March 7, 2009


4 c. lentils
3 c. vegetable broth
1 c. short grain brown rice
1/2 c. each onion, carrot, celery- all chopped
1/2 c. frozen corn
3 T butter
2 beaten eggs
3 c. spinach
1 cup whole milk mozzarella
1/4 c. grated Romano cheese
1/3 c. chopped basil
1 t. salt
1 t. pepper
2 large tomatoes

Tomato Sauce
1 package grape tomatoes
2 cloves garlic
3 scallions chopped
6 basil leaves
salt & pepper
olive oil

350 - butter loaf pan ( 10 x 4 x 3) Bake 30 "

Bring broth to boil and add rice. Simmer covered 10". Stir in lentils, onion, carrot & celery. Cover and simmer until tender and liquid is absorbed. Sprinkle corn over rice and cover. Fluff rice mixture. Cook spinach - drain well. Chop and add to rice with chopped basil. Cut mozzarella into squares and add with grated romano. Mix in - reserving a bit for topping. Add 1/2 of tomato sauce. Mix well and spoon into loaf pan. Top with sliced tomatoes and rest of mozzarella and romano cheeses. Serve with rest of tomato sauce on the side.

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30 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is delicious and not as complicated as it looks. You can find lentils pre-cooked and use those. Also, any favorite tomato sauce instead of recipe....




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