Puy lentil salad with soy beans, sugar snap peas & broccoli

A hearty Asian-style veggie main-course salad, bursting with flavour
PREP 10 mins
COOK 15 mins
DIFFICULTY Easy
SERVES/MAKES 4

Nutrition:

  • calories 302
  • carbs 42
  • saturated fat 1
  • sugar 9
  • protein 22
  • fat 7
  • fibre 8
  • salt 1.41

Ingredients

200g Puy lentils
1l hot vegetable stock
200g tenderstem broccoli
140g frozen soya beans, thawed
140g sugarsnap peas
1 red chilli, deseeded and sliced
2 tbsp sesame oil
juice 1 lemon
1 garlic clove, chopped
40ml reduced-salt soy sauce
3cm piece fresh root ginger, finely grated
1 tbsp clear honey

Method

  1. Boil lentils in stock until just cooked, about 15 mins. Drain, then tip into a large bowl. Bring a saucepan of salted water to the boil, throw in the broccoli for 1 min, add the beans and peas for 1 min more. Drain, then cool under cold water. Pat dry, then add to the bowl with the lentils.
  2. Mix together the dressing ingredients with some seasoning. Pour over the lentils and veg, then mix in well with the chopped chilli. Pile onto a serving platter or divide between 4 plates and serve.