Hearty Lentil Soup! It's sure to warm you up on a cold day and fully-eaten bowl of lentil soup on New Years Eve is supposed to guarantee plenty of small change in one's pocket. Recipe at #soup #newyearseve

Hearty Lentil Soup


  • 1 bag of lentils
  • 3 stalks of celery
  • 1 small onion
  • 3 or 4 links of knockwurst or bratwurst peeled and cut into cubes
  • 4 potatoes peeled and cut into cubes
  • 2 tbsp. flour
  • 3 tbsp. water
  • Salt to taste


  1. Bring 4 quarts of water to a boil and add cut up celery and lentils.
  2. Add cut up potatoes and onion into the boiling water when lentils are done.
  3. Fry a handful of knockwurst in flour and water. This will get lumpy and thick. Add to soup along with the remaining knockwurst.
  4. Simmer 1-1/2 hours and serve.