Chickpea and Lentil Salad

Posted on Nov 22, 2015 in Cooking

Womens Weekly Cookbook – Simply Salads

Chickpea and lentil salad

  • 3/4 cup (105g) sun-dried tomatoes, drained, coarsely chopped
  • 1/4 cup (60ml) olive oil
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 415 g canned brown lentils, rinsed, drained
  • 410 g canned chickpeas, rinsed, drained
  • 250 g silver beet, trimmed, finely shredded


  1. To make a dressing, blend or process ¼ cup of the sun-dried tomatoes, oil and juice until finely chopped.
  2. Place lentils, chickpeas, silver beet, half the dressing and remaining sun-dried tomatoes in a large bowl. Toss gently to combine, season to taste.
  3. Serve salad topped with remaining dressing.