Easy Chickpea Hummus
Here is a simple and quick recipe for Easy chickpea Hummus. This easy chickpea hummus requires very little effort and can be made with few ingredients.
Hummus is popular in the Middle East and in Middle Eastern cuisine around the globe. You will find Hummus in most grocery stores in North America and Europe.
You will get info on the origin of Hummus here.
This easy chickpea hummus is a protein packed snack since chickpeas are high in protein and make an excellent replacement for meat in vegetarian and vegan diets. And there are many great reasons to include chickpeas in your diet.
The chickpea is important in Indian, Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cuisines.
This is an ideal Dorm Recipe since it requires no or very less cooking. If you use canned chickpeas, then there is no cooking.
If you decide to boil chickpeas for this Easy Chickpea Hummus, then you can boil ahead and store in refrigerator. Whenever you need to make this easy hummus, add chickpeas to blender along with few other ingredients and blend for 2 mnts. And here is protein packed snack ready. Have this as a snack along with crackers, raw vegetable sticks or falafel. Or spread this on a toast and your protein packed sandwich will be ready in a jiffy.
This recipe is ideal for a dorm recipe due to its high nutrient quotient and less effort.
Enjoy this easy Chickpea Hummus as part of any meal.
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Easy Chickpea Hummus
- Vitamix Blender
- 2 cups Chickpeas canned or soft boiled
- 2 cloves Garlic use 3 cloves if small
- 2 tbsp Roasted Sesame Seeds Can substitute with 1 tbsp Tahini
- 1 tsp Ground Black Pepper
- 1 tbsp olive oil
- 1 tsp salt
- 2 tbsp lime juice
- 1/2 cup water
- 1 tsp olive oil
- 1 tsp roasted cumin powder
- 1 tbsp pomegranate seeds
- 1/2 tsp chilli flakes. optional.
4 servings per container
- Amount Per ServingCalories140
- % Daily Value *
- Total Fat
- Saturated Fat 1g 5%
- Sodium 522mg 22%
- Total Carbohydrate
- Dietary Fiber 5g 20%
- Sugars 3g
- Protein 6g 12%
* The % Daily Value tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.