Friday, July 29, 2016

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

I've been making this hummus for years and kind of just came up with the recipe one day while I was playing in the kitchen.  I love simple recipes with minimal, yet quality ingredients and that is exactly what this is.  This recipe is also insanely easy to make, seriously anyone no matter their cooking skill can whip this up.  I can guarantee that it always impresses people too and they will think you worked way harder than you actually did, which is always a win in my book.  It's fun to bring to a party, serve as an appetizer to dinner, or just have it on hand for a snack.  It's a quick, very healthy recipe that is perfect to make for this weekend and enjoy!

Ingredients:
-1 garlic clove
-1 can chickpeas, drained (low sodium optional)
-2 tsp. extra virgin olive oil
-1 roasted red pepper.

Instructions:
-In a food processor process garlic until finely chopped.
-Add chickpeas and process until smooth.
-Next add the extra virgin olive oil and process until incorporated.
-Lastly, add the roasted red pepper to the mixture and process until completely smooth (see pictures for texture reference).
-Refrigerate to thicken.
-Enjoy!

Have you ever made hummus?  What do you like to put in it?

  
                
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10 comments:

  1. YUM, I've never made my own hummus but this looks simple enough. Thanks for sharing this delicious recipe!

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  2. This is my favorite kind of hummus to buy! We make our own sometimes but have not tried to do red pepper. Will have to next time!
    www.amemoryofus.com

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  3. I've never made my own humus before but this is so simple and sounds so good :)

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  4. This looks so good! I've been trying to eat healthy lately so I've been looking for new recipes. Thanks for sharing!

    -Ruya
    sweetshortandstylish.com

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  5. YUM this looks so good! When it comes to hummus, I tend to buy it but I have always wanted to try a recipe for some!

    Tori

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  6. I love love LOVE hummus and will totally need to try this version of it soon!

    Stephanie | drunkonvogue.com

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  7. I've always wanted to make my own hummus! Bookmarking this recipe to finally give it try!

    xo Ashley

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  8. I have been wanting to make my own hummus for a while so i'm very excited to give this a go.

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  9. Oh my goodness, this looks delicious! I typically just pick up Sabra brand, but I would love to give this recipe a try.

    XO, SS || Seersucker Sass

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  10. this looks so delicious & such a perf snack! Buuuut, I can't help but notice how cute your pink mixer is! I need that for my house!

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