ORGANIC CHICKPEAS HUMMUS WITH TAHINI SAUCE, EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL AND SESAME SEEDS (VEGAN RECIPE)

ORGANIC CHICKPEAS HUMMUS WITH TAHINI SAUCE, EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL AND SESAME SEEDS (VEGAN RECIPE)

Ingredients for 4 people

320 g Organic Chickpeas
4 tablespoons Tahini
a few drops Extra Virgin Olive Oil
to taste salt and pepper
to garnish sesame seeds

Method

Place the Organic Chickpeas to soak in warm water the evening before.
Cook in plenty of lightly salted water for about four hours; drain and reserve the cooking water.
Mix until you get a smooth cream and, if necessary, gradually add the reserved cooking water until you get the desired consistency.
Add to the mix four tablespoons of Tahini sauce.
Mix well, add salt and pepper to taste.

Vegan recipe: add lemon, garlic, parsley, and pepper.

Plating up

Put the Hummus at the center of the plate, superimpose a teaspoon of Tahini sauce, sesame seeds and a few drops of extra virgin olive oil.
You can serve it as a main dish, an appetizer for an aperitif or it can accompany goat cheeses and creamy cheeses.

Our ingredients

ORGANIC CHICKPEAS
Dolci Giuseppina is a little family farm that produces cereals and legumes from organic agriculture in Valnerina Valley, Umbria region. One of the very few producing Monteleone di Spoleto PDO Spelt. These incredibly tasty legumes feature in many Italian recipes and they are grown without the use of chemicals.

EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL
At the farm Masseria del Duca, they breed 40.000 hens and pack the eggs. They breed 250 Italian Frisona cows and have their dairy farm. They organically cultivate 200 acres of olive groves and have their mill with bottling and packaging centre. The Masseria del Duca is the first farm in Puglia to be equipped with a modern biogas plant. This Italian extra virgin olive oil has a golden green color, fruity, sweet and intense taste. Masseria del Duca owns and controls the whole productive cycle, from olive harvesting to raw material processing.