Savory Pumpkin Halloween Hummus!


Get into the Halloween spirit with this healthy and super simple seasonal dip! Hummus is a great one-step recipe made primarily with chickpeas and a few other ingredients. Did you know? Chickpeas and garbanzo beans are actually the same thing  (“Garbanzo” is the Spanish word for “Chickpea”)! They’re a type of “pulse” – the most widely use pulse in a variety of global cuisines – that are high in both protein and fiber. Use these clean ingredients for a spooky, sweet and savory fall snack that’s sure to please!

This recipe was created by Revolution Foods’ very own Kim Chin, one of our resident Registered Dietitians! Kim went to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and completed her dietetic internship with Wellness Workdays. You can find her running around the city, trying out new restaurants, or trying out new recipes at home. Instagram: @dietichin Website: 

Pumpkin Hummus Recipe

Time: 5 min prep

Tools needed: food processor (or blender)


  • 1 can garbanzo beans
  • 1/2 can pumpkin puree
  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • 3 tbsp lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp Tahini
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tbsp roasted pumpkin seeds (to garnish)

In a food processor, blend all ingredients until smooth. Serve in a bowl and sprinkle pumpkin seeds to garnish. Eat with pita chips, veggies or add in a wrap. Enjoy!