This recipe proves that chickpeas aren't just for hummus! Hearty without weighing you down, the chickpeas lend a great nutty flavor that compliments fresh sauteed veggies.
- 1 can Chickpeas
- 1 each Sweet Potato small dice
- 1/2 each Onion diced
- 1 clove Garlic minced
- 1/2 each Zucchini diced
- 1/2 each Yellow Squash diced
- 1 each Carrot peeled and diced
- 1 Tbsp Thyme chopped
- 1 Tbsp Parsley chopped
- Olive Oil as needed
- Salt as needed
- Pepper as needed
Heat a sauce pan, add in 1 Tbs oil and the onions, carrot, and sweet potato. Season and cook 4 minutes.
Mix in the garlic, herbs, zucchini and squash and cook another 2 minutes. Stir in the chickpeas and bring to a simmer. Cook 15 minutes and adjust seasoning.
Cook rice for the chickpea bowls.
Serve chickpeas over rice .
Calories: 8kcalCarbohydrates: 2gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 2mgPotassium: 21mgFiber: 1gSugar: 1gVitamin A: 481IUVitamin C: 9mgCalcium: 14mgIron: 1mg