Nathan Myhrvold's Puffed Chickpeas

by Rachael Ray Show Staff 3:00 AM, November 28, 2012

Aired November 28, 2012

Serves HASH(0x34e32f0)
Salt and pepper
Extra virgin olive oil
1 can chickpeas, drained over a paper towel

Preheat oven to 250F. Place chickpeas on a baking sheet and dehydrate them for 30-40 minutes.

Drizzle olive oil onto a microwave-safe plate. Place chickpeas on the plate and microwave for 6 minutes. Lightly toss them in the oil.

To further dry them out, remove chickpeas from plate. Place 1-2 sheets of paper towel on the plate, add chickpeas and microwave for 4 minutes more. Remove and let cool.

Season with salt and pepper and serve.