Peanuts are a legume, as are beans. Since I like bean hummus, I thought to try a southern favorite, boiled peanuts, in their place. Serve with raw vegetables and crackers. I also like it with cantaloupe or honeydew melons. This is amazingly good!

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
cook:
30 mins
total:
45 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Bring water and peanuts to a boil in a saucepan; reduce heat to low and simmer until peanuts are soft, about 30 minutes. Blend peanuts and water with a hand blender until smooth; add more water, if necessary, to reach desired consistency. Continue blending and add onion, peanut butter, and garlic; season with salt.

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  • Transfer mixture to a serving dish and sprinkle with chipotle powder.

Nutrition Facts

258 calories; protein 11.6g; carbohydrates 8.2g; fat 22.1g; sodium 84.8mg. Full Nutrition
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