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Red Pepper Hummus


  • 1 14-oz can chickpeas
  • 1 12-oz jar roasted red peppers
  • 2 tablespoons cream cheese
  • 2 tablespoons garlic-infused oil
  • 1 teaspoon lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • salt


Drain the chickpeas and peppers and put them into a food processor.

Add the cream cheese, oil, lime juice, and paprika.

Whiz to a hummus-like puree, and then add salt and perhaps more lime juice according to taste.

Makes 2 cups

Excerpted from NIGELLA EXPRESS by Nigella Lawson. Photographs by Lis Parsons. Copyright (c) 2007 Nigella Lawson. Published in the United States by Hyperion. All Rights Reserved. Available wherever books are sold.