Chickpeas paste

August 11th, 2013 § 0

A perfect dip accompaniment to cucumber!

  • 1 cup chickpeas
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 T tahin (ground sesame seed paste)
  • 1 lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • sesame seeds
  • capers
  • salt

Soak overnight in water 1 cup chickpeas. Next day cook in pressure cooker until soft.

Put the well boiled chickpeas in a food processor.

Add extra virgin olive oil, lemon juice, tahin, smashed garlic gloves and salt.

Mix until it is smooth and thick.

Add sesame seeds.

For garnish, decorate with capers.

For a similar dip try this recipe.

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