1In a large sauce pan, saute garlic in olive oil over medium heat until golden.
2Add spices to oil/garlic mixture, let toast for a minute. (Note—spice measurements can be approximated), Next, add the chopped tomatoes, chickpeas and lemon juice. Cover mixture and allow to cook until tomatoes have cooked down to a saucy consistency, about 10 minutes.
3Wash spinach and coarsely chop. Remove chickpea mixture from heat and add spinach. Stir together and serve. Optional—crumble creamy feta or chevre on top.
These oven-roasted chickpeas are not only crunchy and spicy, but also tasty and healthy. Toss them with a little olive oil and spices, then throw them right into the oven for a quick and easy afternoon snack. Read more.