Gluten-free Artichoke Hummus and Simple Hummus

I just love hummus and there are so many different recipes to play around with that one can never get bored.  I have always been fond of artichoke dip at parties but it isn’t the healthiest appetizer for you so I think this would be a great substitute!  Let me know what you think!

Artichoke Hummus

  • 2 artichoke hearts
  • Basil
  • Olive oil
  • Simple Hummus (recipe below)

1) Dice 2 artichoke hearts and mix with basil and olive oil; then place on top of the Simple Hummus.

Simple Hummus

Serves 4

  • 1 can (14.5 oz.) chickpeas (garbanzo beans), rinsed and drained
  • 2 tablespoons gluten-free tahini
  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup lemon or lime juice
  • 2 cloves garlic, peeled
  • 1/3 teaspoon salt

1) Put all of the ingredients in a food processor and blend until smooth.

Source: Go Gluten-Free Magazine, Winter 2013