5-Minute Lentil Tacos

Lentils make a hearty and flavorful alternative to traditional taco filling. Serve on crisp lettuce leaves for a refreshingly light lunch or dinner.

Serves: 2Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 2


  • 1 cup cooked lentils
  • 1 Tbsp. taco seasoning
  • 2 tsp. extra-virgin olive oil
  • 4 leaves romaine lettuce
  • 1⁄2 cup red onion, sliced thin
  • 1⁄2 cup fresh cilantro, chopped


  • In a small bowl, stir together the lentils, taco seasoning, and olive oil until thoroughly combined.
  • Divide between the leaves of romaine lettuce, then top with the onion and cilantro and serve immediately.