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Roasted Cauliflower and Chickpeas with Avocado Dip Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Pat Manion

Category:
Category:
 

Avocado Dip


Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 ripe avocados
1–2 cloves garlic (go for one clove or less if you’re sensitive to strong garlic tastes)
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons water (more as needed)
a handful of cilantro
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon cumin
half of a Serrano pepper (more or less depending on how much heat you want)
juice of one lime


Directions:
Directions:
While the veggies are roasting, puree the avocado dip ingredients in a food processor. Set aside.
 

Roasted Veggies


Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 heads cauliflower, cut into small florets
2 14-ounce cans chickpeas, rinsed and drained
1–2 teaspoons chili powder
1–2 teaspoons garam masala
1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper if you want spicy
oil oil for drizzling
salt and pepper to taste
8 small whole wheat pitas

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat the oven to 425 degrees.
Pat the cauliflower and chickpeas dry with paper towels.
Arrange in a single layer on one large baking sheet or two baking sheets.
Drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle with spices. Give the pan a gentle shake to sort of mix things around.
Roast for 15-20 minutes, stir, and roast for an additional 15-20 minutes.
The cauliflower and chickpeas should be golden brown and the chickpeas will be semi-crunchy.

Spread each pita with a spoonful of avocado dip and top with roasted veggies. Sprinkle with extra salt, pepper, cilantro to taste.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Love this recipe....Made it the first time with Sheehan as she expands her vegetarian cookery skills.

 

 

 

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