15 1/2 Ounce Chick peas, rinsed
2 Tablespoon Lemon juice
2 Tablespoon Tahini (ground sesame seeds), optional
1 Garlic clove
3/4 Teaspoon Salt
3 Tablespoon Olive oil
1 Tablespoon Water
Fresh ground pepper, to taste


Combine the first five ingredients in a blender, then with the machine running add olive oil and water. Top with pepper and drizzle with additional olive oil.