Carrot Salad with Tahini and Crispy Chickpeas

Carrot Salad with Tahini and Crispy Chickpeas

1 3/4 cups cooked chickpeas, or 1 15-ounce can, drained and patted dry on paper towels
1 tablespoon olive oil
1/2 teaspoon coarse sea salt
1/4 teaspoon ground cumin

Roast chickpeas on a baking sheet at 450 for 10 minutes, until crispy.


1 pound carrots, peeled and coarsely grated
1/4 cup coarsely chopped parsley
1/4 cup shelled, salted pistachios, coarsely chopped

1 medium garlic clove, minced
1/4 cup lemon juice
3 tablespoons well-stirred tahini
2 tablespoons water, plus more if needed
2 tablespoons olive oil
Salt and red pepper flakes to taste


Mix salad together and top with chickpeas and pistacio.

Recipe from Smitten Kitchen