Basic Hummus

Basic Hummus Submitted by DianeS316
Basic Hummus Submitted by DianeS316

Hummus is healthy and can be used as a dip or spread on a sandwich instead of mayonnaise.


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  • 1 can Garbanzo beans 
  • 1 tablespoon tahini paste 
  • ½ lemon 
  • Good quality olive oil 
  • salt
  • pepper

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  1. Place in mini Cuisinart: Drained can of Hummus Tahini paste, lemon, salt and pepper in Cuisinart and grind until smooth, adding olive oil a little at a time until consistency is achieved. You can add water to thin. 
  2. Add any fresh or dried herbs that you have on hand. You can change the recipe by adding fresh or bottled red peppers or sundried tomatoes