large, chopped, about 2 cups or 1/2 lb.
1 bell pepper
large, any color, chopped, about 1 cup or 5 oz.
1 cup beluga lentil
black, rinsed and picked over, see notes below
1/4 cup red lentils
split, I use Swad Masoor Dal, rinsed and picked over
1 tsp salt
optional or to taste