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Muhammara (Turkish Red Pepper Spread)

Muhammara (Turkish Red Pepper Spread)

Image credit to: Chris McIntosh for Boston Organics

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 2-3 large roasted red peppers, rinsed
  • 1/2 cup fresh breadcrumbs
  • 1 large clove garlic, crushed
  • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice, or to taste
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • Salt

Recipe

Toast walnuts in a small dry skilletĀ over medium heat, stirring until fragrant (2 to 3 minutes). Transfer to a small bowl and let cool.

Combine all ingredients in a food processor and process until smooth. Adjust seasoning with more lemon juice and salt, if desired.

Serve on toasted pita bread or sesame crackers.

Tested and Approved by Boston Organics

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