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Recipe from Tony’s, Houston. Lentils 1 cup green lentils cheesecloth, 6 inches square 12 parsley stems 1 bay leaf 1 sprig thyme 2 whole cloves salt to taste 4 cups chicken stock Rinse lentils, removing pebbles. Cover with water and simmer 5 minutes.