Heather’s Moroccan Paprika & Garlic Lentils

Preparation info

  • Serves


    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      20 min

Appears in

Mighty Spice Express Cookbook

Mighty Spice Express Cookbook

By John Gregory-Smith

Published 2013

  • About

I stayed with Heather in her beautiful home just outside Marrakesh for a few days of sunshine and cooking. She taught me how to make loads of amazing dishes, including the classic cold Moroccan lentil salad. It was delicious, and I loved it hot straight out of the pan. She used a beautiful expression to describe when the dish was ready, “When the lentils have ‘drunk all the water’ it’s done.” Although my version is a little different, you can tell when it’s ready – when the lentils have “dr