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Moroccan Carrot Dip

Rated as 4.57 out of 5 Stars

"Carrot dip may sound unusual, but this Mediterranean-style blend is a perfect balance of sweet and spicy, and a nice change of pace from hummus. It's delicious with pita bread or pita chips."
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Ingredients

22 m servings 65 cals
Original recipe yields 10 servings (2 1/2 cups)

Directions

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  1. Put carrots, garlic, ginger, and 1/4 teaspoon salt in a large saucepan. Add 2 cups water to cover. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer, covered, until carrots are tender, 10 to 12 minutes. Drain.
  2. Transfer carrot mixture to a food processor along with remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt, apricot preserves, lemon juice, sesame oil, coriander, and cayenne. Process until almost smooth.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 65 calories; 2.1 g fat; 12.1 g carbohydrates; 0.6 g protein; 0 mg cholesterol; 210 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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I thought it was tasty, colorful and definitely different and I am ALWAYS up for something new and out of the ordinary. I found it while searching for something to bring to a "Moroccan-themed" d...

I found this very interesting flavor wise and served it with celery sticks and pita bread wedges at a work potluck. I was received with mixed reviews.

Love the perfect combination of texture and flavors of this dip! I added a bit more cayenne pepper to zip it up. Also excellent with an assortment of vegetables to dip with.

Sweet and healthy. I will definitely make this again.

taste was nice and different but it turned out more like a soup so i could not take it to a work party. not enough time to buy more carrots and boil them up.