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This homemade Roasted beetroot dip recipe is the ultimate starter or snack. Take your next charcuterie board to a new level and try out this delicious recipe.

  • Serves4
  • Cook time1 hour
  • Prep time15 minutes
Roasted beetroot dip


  • 1 bunch beetroot, washed, ends trimmed
  • 2 tsp ground cumin
  • 400g can chickpeas, drained, rinsed
  • 1/4 cup (60ml) lemon juice
  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • 2 tbs tahini
  • 4 wholemeal pita breads
  • 2 tbs olive oil
  • 1 tbs pistachio dukkah
  • 100g marinated fetta, crumbled
  • Mint leaves, to serve

Nutritional information

Per Serve: Energy: 3520kJ/842 Cals, Protein: 31g, Fat: 29g, Sat fat: 7g, Carb: 99g, Dietary Fibre: 27g.

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  1. Step 1

    Preheat oven to 180°C. Wrap each beetroot in foil. Place on a baking tray. Bake for 1 hour or until tender. Set aside to cool completely. Peel the beetroot and coarsely chop.
  2. Step 2

    Place the cumin in a small non-stick frying pan over medium heat and cook, stirring, for 1 min or until aromatic. Transfer to a food processor with the beetroot, chickpeas, lemon juice, garlic and tahini. Process until smooth. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. Step 3

    Place the pita breads on a baking tray. Brush with oil and sprinkle with the dukkah. Bake for 5 mins or until crisp. Set aside to cool. Coarsely break into pieces.
  4. Step 4

    Spoon the beetroot dip into a serving bowl. Sprinkle with the fetta and mint leaves. Serve with the pita chips.