1 (15.5 oz) can garbanzo beans (chickpeas), drained and rinsed well
1 tsp minced garlic
3 tbsp olive oil
1/4 cup water
2 tbsp lemon juice
1/2 tsp salt
pepper to taste


1. In a food processor, blend all ingredients until smooth.
2. Serve with crackers, pretzels, pitas or flatbread.

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Optional: garlic cloves, parsley, basil or other herbs and seasonings of your choice.