Crock Pot Lentil Tacos

7:00 AM

I love me some lentils. They can be very versatile if you find the right recipe. 
And they are so beneficial! Full of fiber, iron, protein, and zinc!

#GlutenFree + #Vegan Crock Pot Lentil Tacos

You know that juice that comes out of regular taco meat that flows down the tortilla as you eat it?
These Lentil Tacos give off that same juicy goodness!
#GlutenFree + #Vegan Crock Pot Lentil Tacos
I think the salsa really helps give it that taco juicyness. Salsa in this recipe is SO important! 
#GlutenFree + #Vegan Crock Pot Lentil Tacos
#GlutenFree + #Vegan Crock Pot Lentil Tacos

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Crock Pot Lentil Tacos
The perfect plant-based alternative for Taco Tuesday!
  • 1 cup diced onion
  • 1-3 minced garlic cloves
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1 cup dry green lentils, rinsed
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1 cup mild salsa
  • 14 oz vegetable broth
Put everything in the crockpot and cook on high for 6-8 hours.If you are at home, check on it from time to time and stir or add water if need be.The lentils should absorb most if not all the liquid. Throw the lentils over some nachos, wrap it in a tortilla or lettuce wrap!
Prep time: Cook time: Total time: Yield: 8 Serving

Here is a little I made a while back showing how easy it is to make these lentil tacos.

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  1. We do NOT use our crock pot enough. But to be honest, I don't like SUPER HOT FOOD cause I tend to want to eat immediately, no patience for things to cool down. my husband does like to use the crock when we have a lot of people over though! I just don't eat what he makes. LOL!

  2. mm easy no fuss recipes is EXACTLY what I need right now! And I can never say not to some tacos! Great recipe

  3. LOVE lentils! I'm always looking for new ways to cook it, so can't wait to try this one out!

  4. I LOVE lentils and tacos. So this is a great way to combine the two in an easy dinner!! Might be making this for a crowd, soon.

  5. i love the idea so much...and see that lentils being used so many ways :)


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