Basil lime white bean hummus from Choice Substance is a quick and easy appetizer for any occasion. Cannellini, or white beans, are blended until smooth and creamy with fresh basil leaves, lime juice, and salt and pepper. This healthy appetizer can be served with pita chips, carrot sticks, or even spread of crostini.
15 ounce can of cannellini beans, drained and rinsed
2 cloves of garlic, minced
1/4 cup fresh basil
1 zest of lime
1/2 juice from lime
2 tablespoons olive oil
4 tablespoons water (add only as needed)
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
With the processor on, add water until desired consistency is reached.
Serve with chips or veggies, preferably cold. If you can't wait, eat it right away!