Golden Garlic Hummus

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Golden Garlic Hummus

Golden Garlic Hummus

  • Serves: 1.5 cups for 6 people
  • Total Time:10 minutes
  • Active Time:10 minutes
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Ingredients

  • 1 can (15 ounces) organic garbanzo (chickpeas) beans, drained and rinsed
  • 3 tablespoons sesame tahini
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 3 tablespoons water
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt

Directions

  1. Combine the garbanzo beans and tahini in the food processor and process until the beans are ground and you have a thick paste consistency.
  2. Smash the garlic cloves with the side of a large knife. Trim the ends and discard the peel.
  3. Heat 2 tablespoons of the oil in a small skillet over medium heat. Add the garlic and stir until fragrant and golden, 1 to 2 minutes. Remove from the heat and add the cumin; stir until toasted, about 5 seconds. Quickly stir in the remaining 2 tablespoons of oil.
  4. Scrape the mixture into the processor; process until incorporated. Add the water, lemon juice and salt and process until the mixture is fluffy and smooth, 2 to 3 minutes. Serve chilled or at room temperature.