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Green Pea, Edamame & Mint Dip

10 min

Snack

Appetizer

Spread

10 ingredients or less

For a fresh, and protein-packed take on the classic hummus dip, we've chosen to swap out the chickpeas for green peas and edamame. It makes for a vibrantly green spread, perfect to enjoy with fresh veggies, crackers, or in a sandwich!

Servings

(¼ cup per serving)

Total

10 min

Prep

7 min

Cook

3 min

Contains

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soy

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sesame

Free from

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peanut

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tree nut

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gluten

Ingredients

  • 1 cup (134 g)
    frozen green peas
  • 1 cup (140 g)
    frozen shelled edamame
  • 3 Tbsp (45 mL)
    water
  • 3 Tbsp (45 mL)
  • 1 Tbsp (15 mL)
    olive oil
  • ½
    lemon, juiced
  • 10
    fresh mint leaves
  • 2
    cloves garlic
  • 1 tsp (2 g)
    ground cumin
  • ½ tsp
    salt

Optional garnish

  • roasted pine nuts
  • small raw radish
  • toasted sesame seeds

Directions

  1. Cook the peas and edamame in a saucepan of boiling water for 3 minutes, or according to package instructions, then drain.
  2. Place all the ingredients in a food processor and blend until creamy.
  3. Taste test and adjust to your liking. Add more tahini for a creamier consistency. Add more lemon for more zest.
  4. Plate, garnish, and enjoy!

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Hanna - Nov. 4, 2022, 8:38 a.m.

This was delicious! Used it as a spread on toast and it was a tasty and colorful lunch! :D

PUL Team - Nov. 4, 2022, 8:06 p.m.

Thank you, Hanna!


Michaela - July 26, 2022, 2:35 p.m.

This time i make it with ,,dicke Bohnen" (german), instaed of Edamame and it tastes also good!

PUL Team - July 28, 2022, 5:29 a.m.

So happy it was enjoyed, Michaela, thank you!


Erica - June 9, 2022, 7:06 p.m.

Thanks for another awesome dip recipe, Sadia! Super great on toast / a sandwich. I appreciate the wide variety of plants you always incorporate in all your recipes.

PUL Team - June 10, 2022, 11:51 p.m.

The glowing feedback means so much, Erica, thank you 🌱💛


Raneem - May 23, 2022, 2:56 p.m.

This is the only dip I actually like, I'm so glad I tried it!

PUL Team - May 24, 2022, 2:53 a.m.

A huge compliment, Raneem, thanks!


Jonna - Jan. 23, 2022, 5:45 p.m.

We made this the other week and it's delicious on bread together with carrot- ginger and lentil soup.

PUL Team - Jan. 25, 2022, 2:32 a.m.

So glad to hear, Jonna! Do let us know if you have any other feedback 😊


Jassimar kaur - Nov. 9, 2021, 6:54 p.m.

can i freeze the hummus as it's only me who will be eating ?

PUL Team - Nov. 10, 2021, 1:56 a.m.

Hi Jassimar! We haven't tested it out, although it appears other edamame-based dips freeze well. We'd recommend freezing single-serving portions in an airtight container for up to four months and thawing the smaller portions in the fridge when ready to enjoy. The texture may change a bit, but giving it a good stir should do the trick. Do let us know how it goes if you're able to give it a try 😊

Jonna - Jan. 23, 2022, 5:43 p.m.

I've just defrosted some that I froze and it tastes perfectly fine.

PUL Team - Jan. 23, 2022, 8:01 p.m.

So lovely to hear! Thanks for confirming, Jonna 😊


Taiwanese Papaya - Aug. 20, 2021, 6:20 a.m.

Such a great recipe! So easy to make! Really helped me eat a lot more yummy proteins.


Michelle - July 29, 2021, 3:54 p.m.

This is such a wonderful recipe! It tastes amazing on toast with some garnishes and it's a fun change from the usual hummus that I probably make a bit too often ;) Thank you guys!!


Darshana - July 23, 2021, 3:07 p.m.

I substituted frozen spinach for peas (as I ran out), and it was still absolutely delicious and creamy! Great on toast topped with chilli flakes/dukkah for lunch. Thanks for the great flavour combo 😊

PUL Team - July 25, 2021, 8:17 p.m.

Love the sub, Darshana! So glad you enjoyed the dip 😃


Victoria - July 8, 2021, 9:48 p.m.

This was okay. I loved the idea of using edamame and peas, but I think I was expecting a different flavor profile.


Kerryn - June 12, 2021, 9:09 a.m.

I just made a batch for my dinner guests tonight and forgot the garlic! It still tastes sensational. I also had to substitute fresh lemon verbena leaves for lemon juice. Still tastes amazing. Thank you for this recipe and the opportunity to make better food for myself, family and friends, and to impress them all too!!

PUL Team - June 13, 2021, 12:30 a.m.

We're so grateful the dip was enjoyed during your special evening! Thank you for the review and support, Kerryn 😃


Cris S - June 5, 2021, 5:43 p.m.

This was delicious! I loved it, especially in the suggested combination with sprouts and radishes! 😁

PUL Team - June 6, 2021, 12:05 a.m.

So incredible to hear, Cris, thank you! 🥰


Louise Magnusson 🇸🇪 - April 19, 2021, 2:10 p.m.

A lovely variation on the original hummus recipe!! I love peas, and they pair so well with the mint leaves. I tried this hummus as a condiment for a cooked meal instead of the regular carbohydrate choices (like potatoes), which was a success. I prepared 11 servings, which were sufficient for lunch during four days. Amazing! However, I have to be careful with the water; I think that the hummus will be less liquid using half the amount of water. I guess peas contain more water (also from the cooking process) than chickpeas

PUL Team - April 20, 2021, 4:59 a.m.

We're so glad you enjoyed the dip, Louise! We do find peas a bit more watery than chickpeas as well 🙂