Recipes
Zesty Garbanzo & Lentil Salad

Ingredients
3 tablespoons lemon juice
1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
1 teaspoon garlic salt or  or to taste
1 1/2 teaspoons lemon zest
2 cups garbanzo beans (cooked or canned)
1 cup lentils (cooked or canned)
1 cup chopped celery
1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
1/4 cup flat leaf {parsley}, finely chopped
1 teaspoon {sesame seeds} (optional)
Directions
In a small bowl, whisk together the lemon juice, olive oil, and garlic salt. Carefully stir in the lemon zest. Set aside.

In a medium sized, non-conductive bowl, combine the garbanzo beans, lentils, and celery. Pour the lemon juice dressing on top of the bean mix, cover, and place in the refrigerator for about 30 minutes.

After 30 minutes, add the tomatoes to the mix, and return to the refrigerator for an additional 15 minutes.

To serve, mix the parsley into the salad and sprinkle the sesame seeds on top.

Ease of Preparation: Easy

Preparation Time: 10 min
refrigerate 45 min

Servings: 6

Recipe By: Hala Auji

From: Frontier Files

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