nutritional information

Per SERVING:

  • Calories: 149
  • Protein: 8 g
  • Total Fat: 8 g
  • Saturated Fat: 1 g
  • Carbohydrates: 11 g
  • Cholesterol: mg
  • Sodium: 322 mg
  • Fiber: 4 g
  • Sugar: 1 g
Vegan

Edamame Hummus

Serves 4

30 minutes or fewer

Using bright green edamame instead of garbanzo beans gives this dip a fresh, sprightly flavor——and it doesn’t need a drop of oil. Serve it as you would traditional hummus; it’'s delicious with pita bread. Or mound it onto a large plate, garnish with paprika, and surround it with either cooked or raw veggies.
  • 1 ½ cups frozen blanched shelled edamame (green soybeans)
  • ½ cup fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves
  • 3 Tbs. tahini
  • 3 Tbs. fresh lemon juice
  • 2 cloves garlic, chopped (about 2 tsp.)

1. Prepare edamame according to package directions, omitting salt. Drain.

2. Combine edamame, parsley, tahini, 3 Tbs. water, lemon juice, garlic and salt to taste in food processor; blend 1 to 2 minutes, or until smooth. 

3. Spoon hummus into serving bowl.  

April 2006

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comments

Great dish but a little dry. I added just a little olive oil and it seemed to pick the dish up. I also added about 1/2 tsp cumin for additional spice.

Kathleen - 2010-03-31 21:03:20