Pesto hummus

Yield: 1 servings

Measure Ingredient
1 can Chickpeas (garbanzo beans),
\N \N Almost drained (keep juice)
2 bunches Basil (or so), chopped.
\N \N Should make at least 1
\N \N Packed cup of basil
½ \N Lemon juiced

Put chickpeas, basil, and some of the lemon into bowl. Puree using blender. Add lemon juice until consistency and taste are pleasing. If still too thick, you can add some of the leftover juice from the chickpea can. Serve as a dip or use as a spread on fresh bread.

Variations (untested): Add some minced garlic. Use like pesto sauce on pasta.

Posted by vmh@... to the Fatfree Digest [Volume 15 Issue 4] Feb. 4, 1995.

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