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Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Serves 6-8 red bell peppers, roasted (1 cup)
3 cups cooked and drained well garbanzo beans
3/4 cup tahini, roasted (creamy)
1/4 cup lemon juice, fresh squeezed
3 Tbl wheat-free tamari or soy sauce 

1 Tbl olive oil
2 tsp cumin powder, toasted
1 1/2 tsp garlic, minced
3/4 tsp sea salt, or to taste
3/4 tsp black pepper, ground to taste
1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
1/2 tsp chipotle chile powder, optional
1/2 teaspoon soy sauce, or to taste, optional

  1. Place pepper in food processor with lemon juice, soy sauce, tamari and olive oil and process until well blended.
  2. Add garbanzo beans and remaining ingredients and process until smooth.

Variations

Replace red pepper with one of the following:

  1. Garlic Lover’s – 1 1/2 cups roasted garlic, 1 1/2 tsp minced fresh garlic.
  2. Sun-dried Tomato Basil – 1/2 cup sun-dried tomatoes, soaked & drained, 2 Tbl basil, minced.
  3. Kalamata Rosemary – 1 1/2 Tbl fresh rosemary, minced, 3/4 cup Calamata olives, chopped.
  4. Caramelized onions – add 1 cup caramelized onions before pureeing