Roasted Garlic Cashew Dip

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Roasted Garlic Cashew Dip
Serves
Makes 6-8 Servings
Ingredients
  • 1 large garlic bulb
  • 1½ cups raw cashews
  • 3½ cups baby spinach leaves
  • 1 cup fresh basil leaves
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • ¼ cup olive oil
Procedure
Preheat Oven To 375°F

Wrap garlic in foil. Place on a baking tray and bake 35 to 40 minutes or until softened. Remove and cool completely.

Attach multipurpose blade to KitchenAid® 7-Cup Food Processor. Cut top off garlic bulb and squeeze out roasted garlic into work bowl. Add half of cashews. Process on low until coarsely chopped. Add spinach and process on low until finely chopped. Scrape down work bowl.

Add basil and process on low until mixture begins to form a paste. With food processor running on low, add lemon juice, salt and oil through feed tube in a steady stream. Process until well blended. Add remaining cashews and pulse 4 to 5 times or until coarsely chopped and dip has thickened.

Transfer mixture to a serving bowl and serve fresh vegetables sticks or grilled flat bread.

Roasted Garlic Cashew Dip

By by KitchenAid
Serves
Makes 6-8 Servings
Ingredients
  • 1 large garlic bulb
  • 1½ cups raw cashews
  • 3½ cups baby spinach leaves
  • 1 cup fresh basil leaves
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • ¼ cup olive oil
Procedure
Preheat Oven To 375°F

Wrap garlic in foil. Place on a baking tray and bake 35 to 40 minutes or until softened. Remove and cool completely.

Attach multipurpose blade to KitchenAid® 7-Cup Food Processor. Cut top off garlic bulb and squeeze out roasted garlic into work bowl. Add half of cashews. Process on low until coarsely chopped. Add spinach and process on low until finely chopped. Scrape down work bowl.

Add basil and process on low until mixture begins to form a paste. With food processor running on low, add lemon juice, salt and oil through feed tube in a steady stream. Process until well blended. Add remaining cashews and pulse 4 to 5 times or until coarsely chopped and dip has thickened.

Transfer mixture to a serving bowl and serve fresh vegetables sticks or grilled flat bread.