Lentil Ragu

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recipe by Kenwood https://kenwoodworld.com/

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based on 9 ratings

This is a delicious ragu, you could swap the pancetta for diced mushroom to make this dish vegetarian.

recipe updated Oct 14, 2020


  • Red onion icon
    Red onion
    150 g (about 1)
  • Fresh rosemary icon
    Fresh rosemary
    1 sprig
  • Tinned green lentils icon
    Tinned green lentils
    300 g (about 1 ½ cups)
  • Tagliatelle icon
    300 g (about 2 ¾ cups)
  • Fresh basil icon
    Fresh basil
    as needed
  • Olive oil icon
    Olive oil
    1 tablespoon (about 15 ml)
  • Pancetta icon
    160 g (about 32)
  • Garlic clove icon
    Garlic clove
    1 (about 6 g)
  • Chili flakes icon
    Chili flakes
    ½ teaspoon
  • Fennel seeds icon
    Fennel seeds
    ½ teaspoon (about 1 g)
  • Red wine icon
    Red wine
    200 g (about ¾ cup)
  • Canned cherry tomatoes icon
    Canned cherry tomatoes
    800 g (about 4 cups)


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  • kCook icon kCook Multi
  • kCook icon Kcook bowl
  • kCook icon Serving plate

Step preview

  1. Fit thick slicing disc (5) to direct prep attachment
  2. Fit direct prep attachment to kCook Multi
  3. Fit stir tool to kCook bowl
  4. Add olive oil to the kCook bowl
  5. Fit kCook bowl to kCook Multi
  6. Attach lid to kCook bowl
  7. Heat with filler cap removed - 140°C, speed 3
  8. Then add pancetta to the kCook bowl
  9. Turn direct prep attachment to position 1
  10. Slice red onion into the kCook bowl with direct prep attachment
  11. Turn direct prep attachment to position 2
  12. Add garlic clove, chili flakes, fennel seeds and fresh rosemary to the kCook bowl
  13. Cook with filler cap removed - 10 min, 120°C, speed 3
  14. Then add red wine to the kCook bowl
  15. Cook with filler cap removed - 5 min, 120°C, speed 3
  16. Then add canned cherry tomatoes and tinned green lentils to the kCook bowl
  17. Cook with filler cap removed - 30 min, 98°C, speed 3
  18. Add tagliatelle to a clean serving plate
  19. Spoon content of kCook bowl into serving plate
  20. Serve
  21. Garnish with fresh basil
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