Roasted Jalapeño & Lime Hummus

Number of Servings: 16 (36 g)
Active Time: 20 min.
Total Time: 20 min.
Roasted Jalapeno & Lime Hummus

The heat of jalapeño peppers is balanced in this southwestern-inspired hummus by zesty lime. Serve with your favorite Guiding Star-earning tortilla chip or cut veggies. This would be an excellent recipe to serve with jicama sticks.

Tip: Take care while working with hot peppers: their oils can burn if you rub your eyes or touch your mouth. Wash your hands thoroughly with hot water and dish soap (the surfactants are better at breaking down oils than hand soap). Wear gloves if desired.


  • 2 jalapeños
  • 1 (15 oz.) can chickpeas
  • 3 Tbsp. lime juice
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 Tbsp. tahini
  • ½ tsp. cumin
  • ½ tsp. coriander
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 3 Tbsp. olive oil


  1. Place the oven rack in the top position and set the broiler to high. Place the jalapeños on a sheet of aluminum foil and roast, turning every few minutes until charred evenly (6-9 minutes).
  2. Wrap jalapeños in the foil and let sit until cool enough to handle safely (10 minutes).
  3. Remove the skin, split the peppers, and remove the seeds. Slice into thin strips and set aside.
  4. Place remaining ingredients in a food processor and process until smooth. Transfer to a serving bowl and stir in the sliced jalapeños.
  5. Serve warm or chilled.

Nutrition Facts

16 servings per container

Serving Size 36 g

Amount per serving
Calories 60
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4g 5%
Saturated Fat 0.5g 3%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 2.5g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 150mg 7%
Total Carbohydrate 5g 2%
Dietary Fiber 1.5g 4%
Total Sugars 0g
Includes 0g Added Sugars 0%
Sugar Alcohol 0g
Other Carbohydrate 0g
Protein 2g
Vitamin D 0mcg 0%
Calcium 14.1mg 2%
Iron 0.5mg 0%
Potassium 55mg 2%
Vitamin A 1.4mcg 0%
Vitamin C 3.3mg 4%
Vitamin E 0.5mg 6%
Vitamin K 2.1mcg 2%
Thiamin 0mg 0%
Riboflavin 0mg 0%
Niacin 0.4mg 0%
Vitamin B6 0.1mg 6%
Folate 9.3mcg 2%
Vitamin B12 0mcg 0%
Biotin 0mcg 0%
Chloride 0mg 0%
Pantothenate 0.1mg 0%
Phosphorus 37.6mg 4%
Iodine 0mcg 0%
Magnesium 9.7mg 2%
Zinc 0.3mg 0%
Selenium 1.3mcg 2%
Copper 0.1mg 10%
Manganese 0.2mg 8%
Chromium 0mcg 0%
Molybdenum 19.9mcg 45%

* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.


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