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Joe's Hummus with Pine Nuts

Rated as 4.57 out of 5 Stars

"Simple but great hummus recipe."
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20 m servings 206
Original recipe yields 6 servings


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  1. Heat a small skillet over medium heat. Toast pine nuts in skillet, stirring frequently, until fragrant and beginning to brown, 3 to 5 minutes.
  2. Blend chickpeas, reserved liquid, lemon juice, 1/4 cup olive oil, tahini, garlic, cumin, paprika, salt, and crushed peppercorns in a food processor until smooth. Stir toasted pine nuts into the puree. Drizzle olive oil over the hummus.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 206 calories; 15.3 14.5 4.9 0 148 Full nutrition

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Cut back a little on the reserved bean liquid which gave me the consistency that I like. I used a meat mallet to crush the peppercorns, but I think if you have a pepper mill, using the "coarse"...

I roast the pine nuts in a tiny bit of sesame oil to give them extra flavor. I also use twice the amount of pine nuts and I add sun-dried tomatoes. I serve mine with naan because that's a fami...

This was good. Because I’m on restricted sodium I used a little water instead of the bean liquid and half the added salt. Added a little more lemon juice to compensate. I should have used less ...

This is a good recipe for those who like spicy - maybe it was my garlic (too fresh) or my pepper grinder - but my tongue was burning! I made this for my kids so i added more of the sesame paste...

I have no idea what tahini is, so i (obviously) omitted and sprinkled some cayenne for some heat. Quick and pretty good!