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Lentils Red Split Lightly Oiled Organic

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Origin of Red Lentils

Lentils are the legume of a crop that was already cultivated in the Middle East in the 6000s BC. The actual lentil is the seed of the plant Lens culinaris. Red lentils are grown in Canada, U.S., Argentina, Chile and Turkey.

The red lentil is known for its gold and orange colour. Lentils have the second highest ratio of protein to food energy of all legumes, after soybeans making them a good supplement for people who exercise a lot.

What's in Red Lentils?

Lentils contain the carotenoids, lutein, zeaxanthin and polyunsaturated fatty acids. Furthermore, it is a perfect source of protein and are also full of iron. Due to the high iron content.

Lentils, finally, contain many healthy carbohydrates and fibres. A cup of lentils provides more than half of the recommended daily intake (RDA) of fiber. 

Applications of Red Lentils

Red lentils can be used in many ways: Lentils can be soaked, sprouted or baked, but most people cook them.

What makes red lentils distinctive is their nutty flavor, this combined with the fact that they are relatively quick to prepare makes the legume an ideal ingredient for curries or soup. Red lentils are very popular among vegetarians and vegans. Lentils are very suitable in meat substitutes because of their high nutritional value. Our organic red lentils are lightly oiled with sunflower oil. They are not genetically modified or irradiated.

Where do I purchase organic red lentils?

You can buy organic red lentils at Vehgroshop of course. In our web shop you can order organic red lentils in quantities from small to big. Subscribe to our newsletter and don't miss out on any more organic red lentils offers.

Premium Lentils Red Split Lightly Oiled Organic

This product from VehGro is an organic certified product of premium quality. Thanks to this certificate, you know that what you buy has been created with an eye and care for people and nature.

VehGro stands for products that are healthy and of the highest quality. The (organic) natural products we have selected come from various regions of the world. All products are checked in Europe and often also packaged there.

The ORGANIC quality mark stands for 100% controlled organic and reliable. These ingredients are guaranteed to be free of all sorts of additives such as sugars and fats and meet all European requirements with regard to pesticides. The quality of our products is regularly checked.

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Pro's & cons
  • plus-circle Red lentils have a high ratio of protein to food energy, making them a good addition for people who are active in sports.
  • plus-circle The nutty flavor and quick preparation make red lentils ideal for curries and soups, making them popular among vegetarians and vegans.
  • plus-circle Our organic red lentils are lightly oiled with sunflower oil and are non+GMO and non+irradiated.
More Information
Article number 58580-conf
Productsheet Specsheet
Productshape Beans
Colour Red
Recommended Use

Use Instructions Red Lentils

Place the Red Lentils in a strainer or fine colander. Make sure you wash the lentils well before cooking.

Add water to the red lentils, and bring the water to a boil.

When it reaches boiling point. Turn down the heat and let it simmer. Don't forget to stir so it doesn't stick to the pan.

The Red Lentils should cook for about 25 minutes. You can tell they are done by the lentils have become a thick substance.

Now you can season the Red Lentils with salt and pepper, and they are ready to be eaten.

Applying Red Lentils

Cooked lentils are usually an addition to other dishes: Put them in a soup or stew, add them to vegetable or meat curries or make them into kofta.

Ingredients Lentil, Sunflower oil
Vitamins and Minerals Beta Carotene, Folic acid, Phosphorus, Iron, Magnesium, Vitamin A, Vitamin B1
Special Characteristics BIO, Allergeen vrij, Kosher, Vegetarisch, Vegan
Country of cultivation Turkey
Country of Manufacture Turkey
Brand VehGro
HS-Code 07134000
Private Label possible? No
Energy (kcal/kJ) 302 kcal / 1260 kJ
Proteins 27.2 g
Carbohydrates 29.4 g (sugar = 3.0 g)
Fat 2.3 g (saturated = 0.4)
Saturated Fats 0.15 g
Fibers 10.7 g
Sodium -
Salt 0.06 g
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Good Lentils
Very good lentils, very tasty in a curry.
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