Tag Archives: chickpeas

Chickpea Salad

  • 1 can chickpeas, rinsed
  • 1 green pepper
  • 2 plum tomatoes
  • black olives
  • red onion
  • cucumber
  • cilantro
  • 1 lemon’s juice
  • olive oil, 2-3 T
  • salt, pepper to taste

Chop all veggies and combine with rest of ingredients.  Chickpeas are great energy food for you and full of vitamins, minerals, and protein.  Stuff into a pita and you have a yummy and filling lunch to power you through the rest of the workday.

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A hodgepodge of fiber

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  • One can (15 oz) Chickpeas
  • One bag (16 oz) frozen succotash (corn & lima beans)
  • 1 red bell pepper, in chunks
  • 1 T olive oil
  • 2 T chili powder
  • 2 T jerk seasoning
  • 2 t oregano
  • 1 t garlic powder
  • 1/4 c tomato paste
  • 1/4 c tomato sauce
  • 3/4 c water

Saute chunks of red pepper in olive oil in medium sized pot for about 5 min.

Add rest of ingredients to pot. Give it a few stirs then let it do it’s thang on medium heat for about 20 minutes.

Life is complicated, cooking doesn’t need to be.

This recipe is a combination of Snobby Joes from thePPK and Chickpea and Corn Chili from HH.

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Listening to: Billy Idol- Eyes without a face