Beet Hummus Dip
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Recipe Type: Appetizer
 
Ingredients
Beetroot Hummus
  • 3 large beets peeled and roughly chopped
  • 10 ml olive oil
  • salt and black pepper to season
  • 1 tin chickpeas in brine
  • 2 teaspoons crushed garlic
  • 2 teaspoons tahini
  • juice from one lemon
  • 5 ml ground coriander
  • 5-7 tablespoons sesame oil
Crudités
  • 2 large carrots thinly sliced
  • 4 sweet peppers sliced
  • 100 gr baby corn sliced lenghtwise
  • 100 gr sugar snap peas
  • 2 stalks celery sliced
  • cucumber sliced in sticks
Instructions
  1. For the Beetroot Hummus: Place the roughly chopped beets in an ovensafe dish and roast for 40 minutes at 180 degrees Celsius. Remove from oven and leave to cool.
  2. Place the roasted beets, chickpeas (drained), garlic, lemon juice, tahini, spices and oil in a power blender and pulse until smooth.
  3. Season to taste and garnish with sesame seeds.
  4. Arrange all your fresh veggie sticks around the hummus and enjoy.
Recipe by Honest Cooking at http://honestcooking.com/beet-hummus-dip/