Description Edit

Chickpea soup

  • Serves 4 persons!

Ingredients Edit

Directions Edit

  1. First check the chickpeas and remove any stones, then soak the chickpeas overnight.
  2. Next day, drain and rinse.
  3. Put the chickpeas in a saucepan, cover with water to about 2.5 cm above them, bring to the boil and skim with a slotted spoon until the water is clear.
  4. Then add the olive oil, onion, half of the parsley and the peppercorns and simmer for about 90 minutes or until the chickpeas are very soft.
  5. Add salt, the lemon juice, the rest of the parsley, stir and serve.
  6. If a pressure cooker is used then cooking time is about 20 minutes.
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