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Broccoli Chickpea Salad

Broccoli, Chickpea & Pomegranate Salad

Prep time: 10 minutes • Total time: 20 minutes • Makes 6 servings

Ingredients:

  • ¼ cup thinly sliced red onion
  • ½ teaspoon ground cumin
  • ⅓ cup whole-milk plain yogurt
  • 2 tablespoons tahini
  • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • ¾ teaspoon salt, divided
  • ½ teaspoon ground pepper
  • 4 cups bite-size broccoli florets (about 8 ounces)
  • 1 (15 ounce) can low-sodium chickpeas, rinsed
  • ½ cup pomegranate seeds

Instructions:

  1. Soak onion in a small bowl of cold water for 10 minutes. Drain well.
  2. Meanwhile, toast cumin in a small dry skillet over medium heat, stirring, until fragrant, 1 to 2 minutes. Transfer to a large bowl. Add yogurt, tahini, oil, lemon juice, ½ teaspoon salt and pepper; whisk until smooth. Add broccoli, chickpeas, pomegranate seeds and the onion and toss to combine. Let stand 10 minutes. Season with the remaining ¼ teaspoon salt and toss again.

Recipe courtesy of Eating Well.

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