Serves 8

1 1/2 (300g) cups red lentils  $0.24
7 cups water 
4 garlic cloves  $0.15
1 tsp cumin  $0.10
1/2 tsp cinnamon  $0.04
2 cups (370g) basmati rice $1.28
1 tsp salt
1/4 avocado on top per serving  $1.63

Total cost per serving:  $0.43

 

Directions

  • Add lentils, water, garlic and spices to a pot over medium high
  • heat. Cook for 25 minutes, until lentils are soft. Add rice and salt.
  • Return to a boil, turn heat to low, and simmer for about 20 minutes.
  • Top with avocado!