Cinnamon Raisin Dessert Hummus

21 Feb

Here is my dessert hummus that I have been eating by the gallon lately. It makes my raw veggies taste like candy. Enjoy!

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*Inspired by Evan and Heather’s lovely ideas. :)

Ingredients:

  • 1 can chickpeas, drained
  • 2 tbsp nutritional yeast (optional)
  • 2 tbsp cashew butter (or other nut butter)
  • almond milk (about 1/4 cup, just add a bit at a time until desired consistency)
  • dash of sea salt
  • dash of vanilla extract
  • stevia, maple syrup, or other sweetener of choice (I used 10 drops of vanilla stevia)
  • 1 tbsp cinnamon
  • 3 tbsp raisins

Directions:

Place all ingredients, except for raisins, in a food processor. Blend away, scraping down the sides as you go. Take out blade and mix in raisins and additional cinnamon for more flavor.

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23 Responses to “Cinnamon Raisin Dessert Hummus”

  1. movesnmunchies February 21, 2011 at 7:01 pm #

    YUM YUM! noosh? wow never would have paired that with sweet!

    • Sweet Cheeks February 21, 2011 at 7:03 pm #

      It add a nice texture more than anything so could definitely be left out. But I like it in everything!

  2. Kat February 21, 2011 at 7:55 pm #

    Sounds awesome!! I have to be careful when I make dessert hummus. I finish the thing off in two days I swear…but hey at least it gets me eating more fruit right? ;)

  3. Jenny February 21, 2011 at 8:25 pm #

    I’ve never thought to pair up chickpeas with a sweet taste. Looks delicious

  4. carlee February 21, 2011 at 8:31 pm #

    WoW!! So does it really taste like cookie dough?!

  5. Sere February 21, 2011 at 8:52 pm #

    AH! You have just gave me an excuse to even eat hummus for dessert =)

  6. Heather Eats Almond Butter February 21, 2011 at 11:01 pm #

    Any cinnamon raisin combo makes me so happy, and combined with hummus?…Well, I love you. :)

  7. Katie February 21, 2011 at 11:10 pm #

    this looks amazing!!!!!!!

    Yum Yum!

    Love u! xoxo

  8. katshealthcorner February 22, 2011 at 12:20 am #

    YAY for Dessert Hummus! :D

  9. fashionfitnessfoodie February 22, 2011 at 3:54 am #

    Dessert hummus sounds amazing! I love the cinnamon raisin combo – Do you still dip your veggies in it or do you go the fruit route?

    • Sweet Cheeks February 22, 2011 at 4:53 pm #

      It is SO good with veggies. Like I said above, they seriously taste like candy! Well to me anyways. ;)

  10. bigcitybabycarrots February 22, 2011 at 4:30 pm #

    Dessert hummus? Wow! Where did you think of this idea?

  11. Ellie February 22, 2011 at 8:04 pm #

    Oh man~~this sounds like a winner! It almost looks like cookie dough.

  12. Angie @ The Fitness Apple February 24, 2011 at 5:33 am #

    DESSErt HUMMUS?! why didn’t i think of this !! great posttt can’t wait to make it!

  13. glidingcalm February 26, 2011 at 11:58 pm #

    mmm dessert hummus sounds delish! i will have to try someday!!

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