Healthy Recipes: Lemon Garlic Hummus

January 12th, 2016|

Lemon Garlic Hummus
Makes 24 servings
Ingredients:
2 cups can chickpeas, skins peeled off*

3/4 cup olive oil

3 tbsp fresh lemon juice

2 tablespoons minced garlic

salt and pepper, to taste
Directions:
Open and drain the chickpeas. Remove

Legumes for Weight Loss

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Written by Ziporah Janowski
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