Black Bean Hummus

Prep Time5 minutes
Total Time5 minutes
Course: Snack
Cuisine: Daniel Fast
Servings: 8 Servings


  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 16 ounce can black beans drained (reserve liquid)
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1-2 tablespoons tahini
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil to drizzle
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika sprinkle


  • Crush garlic clove and place in food processor.
  • Add black beans, lemon juice, tahini, cumin, salt and cayenne pepper; process until smooth.
  • Add enough of the reserved liquid (1 tablespoon at a time) from the beans to reach desired consistency, pulsing after each addition.
  • If desired, drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle with paprika. Serve with baked tortilla chips, crackers, or sliced vegetables.