Sesame-Free Hummus Without Tahini
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This delicious homemade hummus doesn't contain tahini (sesame paste) and tastes amazing!
Recipe type: Appetizer, Dip
Cuisine: Mediterranean
Serves: 8 servings
  • 1 (15 oz) can garbanzo beans (chickpeas)
  • 2 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 tbsp freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 3 tbsp water
  • 1 garlic clove, peeled
  • ½ tsp ground cumin
  • ¼ tsp salt
  1. Drain and rinse the garbanzo beans.
  2. Add the garbanzo beans, olive oil, water, garlic, cumin and salt to the food processor fitted with a steel blade. Process for about 1 minute, until smooth.
Recipe by Melanie Cooks at