Though this make a good dip for veggies or pita crisps, you can also spread it in a pita with leftover roasted vegetables for a packable lunch. Source: EatingWell Magazine, November 1997

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Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Mash garlic with salt with the side of a chef's knife.

  • Transfer mashed garlic to a food processor. Add beans, oil, lemon juice, cayenne and black pepper; puree until smooth. Scrape into a bowl and stir in sage.


Make Ahead Tip: Cover and refrigerate for up to 4 days or freeze for up to 6 months.

Nutrition Facts

20 calories; 1.2 g total fat; 0.2 g saturated fat; 80 mg sodium. 40 mg potassium; 2.2 g carbohydrates; 0.7 g fiber; 0.8 g protein; 5 IU vitamin a iu; 11 mcg folate; 7 mg calcium;

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Rating: 5 stars
Quick and YUMMY!! Didn't have sage but tasted it without any herbs and it was great! I did however add a little bit of basil. I think you could use any herb you like. Great snack when you need a little protein "kick". Read More
Rating: 5 stars
I was lazy and just included the sage in the blender and really liked the result. Read More