Beet Hummus

Looking for a gateway recipe to get into beets? Try beet hummus! This recipe calls for roasting the beets first, which brings out their natural sweetness and give this hummus a gorgeous color. This is a show stopper dip that you can serve as an appetizer, on a sandwich for lunch, or as a snack! We think you really can’t beet it.

Ingredients:

  • 2-3 small roasted beets

  • 1 can chickpeas

  • 2 garlic cloves

  • 1 tbsp. lemon juice

  • 2 tbsp. tahini

  • 1/4 cup olive oil

  • Salt and pepper to taste

Optional Toppings:

  • Walnuts/ Pumpkin seeds

  • Goat cheese crumbles

  • Balsamic drizzle

Directions:

  1. Wash your beets and chop them into 1 inch cubes.

  2. Toss in olive oil, salt and pepper and spread out on a baking sheet.

  3. Roast for 30-40 minutes at 400 degrees and flip halfway through. Let the beets cool for 5-10 minutes.

  4. Add chickpeas, beets, garlic cloves, lemon juice and olive oil into a food processor and pulse until well combined. Sprinkle in salt and pepper.

  5. Taste and reseason if needed. Place in a bowl or serving dish and top with nuts, balsamic, or goat cheese if you want to get extra fancy.

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