Capsicum Roasted Crimson Pepper Dip
This recipe for roasted capsicum crimson pepper dip takes all of 5 minutes to make and makes a giant tub or round 1.5-2 cups of this dip! Hand-crafted dips are so scrumptious as you may make them to your style and so they’re additionally excellent for serving with crackers or crudites. When you do this capsicum and cashew dip you will not cease dipping I promise! This can be a pushy recipe Pricey Reader.
I might name this capsicum dip a simplified model of a muhamarra dip, that scrumptious Leventine and Turkish roasted crimson pepper. Whereas Muhamarra has a spread of nuts and spices added to it, this can be a a lot less complicated model made with a lot much less components and but remains to be so tasty and nearer to a pesto. In Australia, just a few years in the past these nutty dips began exhibiting up on the grocery store and so they have been scrumptious. Like variations of pesto and muhamarra they have been completely moreish. Making them at house is a cinch so long as you’ve got a meals processor or mortar and pestle. In a meals processor or Thermomix they take 5 minutes to make tops!
I made this dip utilizing some hand-crafted roasted capsicum recipe right here however you may make it utilizing purchased roasted capsicum too. The roasting course of makes the capsicum pepper sweeter and removes the pores and skin too. One other serving suggestion for this dip is to serve it alongside some basil pesto in the identical bowl for a half half dip and even do this triple layer dip recipe with hummus, basil pesto and a crimson dip!
I do know that making your personal dips appeals to some individuals whereas others it is a lot simpler to purchase them however hand-crafted dips are an actual cash saver particularly in at the moment’s financial system. This dip makes 2 cups price or round 500g/1.1lbs or 5x100g/3.5ozs tubs of an identical dip that are $5 a bath! All for five minutes of prep time and round $10 price of components. I truly desire the flavour of this to the purchased ones too.
My maths work right here would possibly even enchantment to Mr NQN who’s resolutely a non-cook. The opposite day I requested him to guess what was for dinner. He thought of it for a second earlier than answering “Oregano!”. Now I’m 100% positive he is aware of what oregano is and the way it’s used and on that foundation that makes his reply even stranger that he thought it was a dinner dish like hen!
So inform me Pricey Reader, do you make your personal dips or do you purchase them?
Roasted Capsicum Crimson Pepper Dip
Preparation time: 5 minutes
Cooking time: 0 minutes
- 200g/7ozs roasted crimson capsicum/crimson peppers
- 170g/7ozs solar dried tomato slices in oil, drained
- 150g/5ozs roasted cashews
- 60ml/2flozs of oil from solar dried tomatoes
- 1 giant clove garlic, peeled
- 2 teaspoons lime juice
- 1 teaspoon brown sugar
- 3/4-1 teaspoon salt or to style
- Freshly floor black pepper
- Be aware: I additionally add some recent crimson chilli (elective)
Step 1 – Place the roasted capsicum/crimson peppers, solar dried tomatoes, cashews, oil, garlic, lime juice and brown sugar in a meals processor and pulse till blended. Pulsing is greatest so that you could management the quantity of chunkiness that you will find yourself with (I prefer it somewhat chunky nonetheless). Stir by the salt and pepper. Retailer within the fridge for as much as 1 week (it in all probability will not final that lengthy, it is so good!).
Revealed on 2023-11-19 by Lorraine Elliott.