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Black Bean Hummus
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
25 mins

A clever version of regular hummus, spicy and delicious!

Course: Appetizer, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine: Mediterranean
Servings: 4 cups
Calories: 268 kcal
  • 30 oz black beans rinsed, drained
  • 2 tsp lime juice or lemon if you prefer
  • ¼ cup fresh cilantro chopped
  • 2 tbsp culantro chopped
  • 4 green onions sliced
  • 2 tbsp olive oil extra virgin
  • 4 large garlic cloves minced approx 2 tbsp
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp ground coriander
  • ½ tsp cayenne pepper start with a bit less, then add to taste
  • ½ cup tahini sesame seed paste (optional)
  • 1 tbsp Fresh ground pepper to taste
  • 1 tsp Salt to taste
  1. Add all the ingredients into food processor.

  2. Pulse food processor until all the ingredients are mixed into a thick paste.

  3. Add more olive oil if hummus is too thick. 

Nutrition Facts
Black Bean Hummus
Amount Per Serving (1 cup)
Calories 268 Calories from Fat 108
% Daily Value*
Fat 12g18%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Cholesterol 0mg0%
Sodium 299mg13%
Potassium 472mg13%
Carbohydrates 30g10%
Fiber 10g42%
Sugar 0g0%
Protein 12g24%
Vitamin A 145IU3%
Vitamin C 2.1mg3%
Calcium 62mg6%
Iron 3.3mg18%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.