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Sausage with green lentils


You'll need

2 tbsp olive oil 60 gm bacon, finely chopped 1 carrot, finely chopped 1 celery stalk, finely chopped 1 onion, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 1 tbsp red wine vinegar 250 ml white wine 500 ml (2 cups) veal stock 200 gm (1 cup) fine green lentils, rinsed 1 tsp Dijon mustard 4 thyme sprigs 1 fresh bay sprig 4 pork sausages (about 130 gm each) ¼ cup coarsely chopped flat-leaf parsley

Method

  • 01
  • Heat half the olive oil in a saucepan over high heat, add bacon, vegetables and garlic and stir occasionally until vegetables start to soften (5 minutes). Add vinegar, then wine, then stock, lentils, mustard and herbs, reduce heat to medium-high and stir occasionally until lentils are tender (20-25 minutes).
  • 02
  • Meanwhile, heat remaining oil in a frying pan, add sausages and turn occasionally until browned and cooked through (8-10 minutes). Remove from heat, thickly slice, add to lentils with parsley, season to taste and serve immediately.

At A Glance

  • Serves 4 people
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At A Glance

  • Serves 4 people

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