Sunday, March 17, 2013

ROASTED RED BELL PEPPER HUMMUS


Hummus is a very popular dip from Middle East.. This is a variation of the same. Made with the addition of roasted bell peppers.

Ingredients:
Chickpeas/garbanzo beans... 1 cup (boiled)
Red bell pepper/capsicum - half (roast, peel and cut)
Garlic......... 1 tsp
Lemon juice... 2 -3 tbsps
Tahini .......... 1 tbsp
Olive oil .... 2 tbsp
Salt ......... to taste
Red chilli powder/paprika/tabasco ... optional

Method:


1. Roast the red pepper in the grill or on the gas.

2. Cook it in the microwave for 2-3 minutes.

3. Peel/scrape off the black skin.

4. Cut into pieces.
5. Grind all the ingredients in a food processor.
Add a little chilli powder/paprika/dash of tabasco if you like it hot.

18 comments:

  1. wow, you make it sound so simple. Love the step by step pics :)

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  2. Looks yum
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  3. roasted bell pepper hummus is my fav flavor...luv it!

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  4. sounds new to me...
    thx. for sharing :)

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  5. yummy hummus...about to post one...

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  6. this is such a flavorful and yummy hummas. I would love to have this on a piece of toasted bread.

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