Easy Black Bean Hummus Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Easy Black Bean Hummus Recipe
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Easy Black Bean Hummus

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"This is a delicious and easy hummus to make. It's great to replace the meat in sandwiches with this hummus - it gives the sandwich great flavor. You can add less lemon juice according to your preference. You can also add additional spices if you like. Enjoy with some chips!"

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Original recipe makes 1 1/2 cups Change Servings
  • PREP

    10 mins

    10 mins


  1. Process black beans, lemon juice, basil, and garlic powder together in a food processor until thick.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Sep 29, 2012

I give this 5 stars w/ the following modifications: 2.5 t. garlic powder, 1 t. sesame oil, 1/4 t. cayenne powder, and 1/8 t. paprika

Most Helpful Critical Review
Aug 05, 2012

It is okay, I added a 1/4 tsp of cayenne pepper and 1/2 tbls of Mild Sauce from Taco Bell. This helped spice up the recipe a bit.


10 Ratings

Aug 05, 2012

This was easy, and I could see it being part of a burrito wrap with lettuce, tomatoes, sour cream, and maybe shredded cheese. As a dip, not bad but a little bland, it needs to be accompanied with additional ingredients to be a WOW. 4 stars for ease and healthfulness!

Aug 22, 2012

i love this recipe! so easy and delicious

Mar 17, 2015

I've made this three times in the last week. Each time it was a big hit. Lie most, I added extra spices. Red onion, Italian citrus salt, basil, Tabasco, olive oil and a clove of fresh garlic thinly sliced. I served it on pita chips and crostini. Both were a hit.

Jan 11, 2015

I saw this recipe and immediately made it. Its fabulous!! took me less than 5 min to whip up and it tastes amazing!! instead of lemon juice, I used lime juice since that's all I had on hand. With pretzels, this is a wonderful homework SNACK :3

Sep 20, 2012

This was really great. I made few changes because I didn't have dried basil or garlic powder. Instead I used one clove fresh garlic and about a teaspoon of chili powder. Also, I think this could benefit from a little EVOO to make it creamier. This is delicious!

Mar 19, 2014

Easy recipe! I would however not use as much basil in it next time.


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  • Calories
  • 34 kcal
  • 2%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 6.2 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 0.1 g
  • < 1%
  • Fiber
  • 2.6 g
  • 10%
  • Protein
  • 2.2 g
  • 4%
  • Sodium
  • 136 mg
  • 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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