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Savory Chicken Spread with Chickpeas

Ingredients

1/2 cup dried chick peas (you may use canned drained and rinsed)
2 cups water
1 and 1/2 cup diced cooked chicken breast
1 tbs lemon juice
3 shallots, minced
2 tbs fresh parsley, minced
1/2 tsp ground cumin
1 tsp garlic powder
1 tsp dried thyme
1/2 tsp chili powder
4 dashes of cayenne pepper
2 tbs tomato juice
2 tbs mayonnaise
This spread works well on crackers, crusty bread or on sandwiches.
  • Soak the chickpeas overnight in cold water to cover. Drain and place inĀ  a small heavy bottomed sauce pan.
  • Add 2 cups of water and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to a simmer and cook, partially covered until tender. About 2 hours, stirring from time to time.
  • Drain and add to the bowl of a food processor.
  • Add all other ingredients to the food processor and process until smooth.
  • Alternatively you may use rinsed canned chickpeas.

Servings

2

Prep

15 min

Cook

2 min

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Skill Level

Easy