Black Bean Hummus |

black bean hummus

Black bean hummus takes five minutes to make and is full of protein and fiber.  I’ll start with the obvious. Black Bean Hummus is not what I would consider a pretty food. But this dip has a lot going for it. And I can’t get enough of it. Easy: It can be made in minutes. Dump ingredients into… 

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