Title: Lentil and Sausage Soup (Carrabba's)
Category: Soups & Stews
Preparation time: 15 Min
Cooking time: 3 Hrs
Place sausage in a large pot. Cook over medium high heat until evenly brown.
Add onion, celery and chopped garlic, and saute until tender and translucent.
Stir in lentils, carrot, water, chicken broth and tomatoes. Season with garlic powder, parsley, bay leaves, oregano, thyme, basil, salt and pepper.
Bring to a boil, then reduce heat.
Cover, and simmer for 2 1/2 to 3 hours, or until lentils are tender.