Lentil & Tomato Salad

Origin of the word “lens” invented in 13the century is lentil.

Roger Bacon invented a lens in 13th century for the first time.  He looked at letters with a magnifying glass and it was named “lens” because the shape of convex lens was similar to lentil.
The cultivation history of lentil is very old and it’s date from B.C.

Renzu-Mame, Lentil
Lentil can be cooked without soaking in water.
Renzu-Mame, Lentil
Renzu-Mame, Lentil
It is an ideal ingredient for busy people.
Lentil & Tomato Salad
Let’s have an easy and nutritious breakfast!

・Renzu-Mame
is a lentil.  レンズ豆(れんずまめ) literally “lens bean”