Ravinia Bound!

Last weekend I went to Ravinia with some friends to see Carrie Underwood.  Lawn seats at Ravinia are all about food, wine, music and friends.  I definitely wanted to make sure the food part was covered, so I brought the following appetizers with for the concert…roasted red pepper hummus, stuffed mini bell peppers wrapped in bacon, and spinach dip.

ROASTED RED PEPPER HUMMUS


Materials:

  • 1 can chickpeas (garbanzo beans), drained (found in the international isle)
  • 1/3 C tahini (Buy a large jar because it lasts over a year and is cheaper)
  • 1/2 large jar (16 oz) roasted red peppers, drained
  • lemons (1-2)
  • 1-2 cloves of garlic
  • 2 T Extra virgin olive oil, plus more for garnish
  • salt to taste
  • paprika for garnish

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