Updated: Jul 24, 2019
One of the healthiest snacks doesn't have to be the most difficult. Create your own hummus using simple ingredients in less than 5 minutes!
Start to finish: 15-20 minutes
If you want hummus on the fly, this recipe will stretch for a few servings. Canned chickpeas don’t taste as fresh as chickpeas soaked in water over time, but for people in a rush, this nutritious "cheat" snack is a great way to go when you’re cutting time. If you’re worried about starch and fat, just remember eating this with celery, red or yellow bell peppers, carrots, and/or cucumbers keeps this a healthy snack and alkaline, which is key.
What you'll need:
*Can of chickpeas
*1-2 cloves of garlic
*1/4 cup tahini
*2 tablespoons olive oil
*1 dash of Paprika
*2 tablespoons water
Blend everything except lemon into a creamy goodness.
While in the blender squeeze lemon juice into the hummus (watch the seeds!)
Chop up your favorite raw veggies to go with your healthy snack.
Always make sure to buy organic ingredients, and enjoy!