❁ Uncooked (dried) lentils are inexpensive. Purchase them pre-packaged or from bulk bins.
❁ Cooked lentils are available canned or frozen but may cost more. Rinse canned lentils under fresh water to lower the sodium content.
❁ Bulk bins are a great lowcost place to find different kinds of dried lentils. Remember to note the recommended cooking time for different types.
❁ International food markets may have many varieties of dried lentils.