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The Best Hummus Ever Made

What you need: 

1 can organic garbanzo beans
1 shallot clove
1 garlic clove
1/4 cup Olive oil
2 tablespoons flax seed oil
1 1/2 limes
splash of soy sauce
1 tablespoon Kosher salt
2 tablespoons cumin
1 shake of wasabi powder
a couple shakes of ginger powder
pepper to taste

What you do: 

Blend together the shallots and garlic until well chopped. Blend the rest of the ingredients together until everything is smooth and light.

Preparation Time: 
10 minutes
Cooking Time: 
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SO HOW'D IT GO?

This was good but not the best hummus I ever made.  The ingredient list appealed to me, having soy sauce and wasabi powder in it.  I've been toying with the idea of an Asian-based hummus myself.  Unfortunately these flavors were masked by too much cumin and I didn't even use the full amount.  The recipe calls for 2 Tablespoons and that just sounded like too much to me so I cut it in half and it was still the dominant flavor along with the lime.  I love the limeyness but I really wanted to taste that wasabi and I didn't so I added a little more and then a little more.  The powder wasn't working so I added some wasabi paste.  Perhaps my powder was old?? 
After all was said and done, I threw it back in the blender and added some tahini.  I know there is no written rule that hummus must have tahini, but I like it that way.

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