Easy to make Hummus

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INGREDIENTS

  • 1 can chickpeas, rinsed
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1⁄4cup olive oil, plus more for serving
  • 2tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 2tablespoons tahini (sesame seed paste; optional)
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • kosher salt
  • ¼ teaspoon paprika

 (for different flavour

DIRECTIONS

  1. In a food processor, puree the chickpeas and garlic with the olive oil, lemon juice, tahini (if using), cumin, and ¾ teaspoon salt until smooth and creamy. Add 1 to 2 tablespoons water as necessary to achieve the desired consistency.
  2. Transfer to a bowl. Drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle with the paprika before serving.