Thursday, May 30, 2013
We found a salad that is so good for your skin that the chef had to call it the Skin Beauty Salad! Every ingredient is grown or sprouted & packed with skin-loving ingredients like, chickpeas, zucchini, spinach, avocado, and almonds! A few bites of this and your skin will be glowing like the sun from all the nutrients! Check out the recipe below, your skin will thank you for it…
1 can cooked chickpeas
2 big handfuls of baby spinach leaves
1/2 avocado, diced
1 small handful of almonds
1 zucchini, sliced
olive oil, for brushing
2 tablespoons unhulled tahini (or use this recipe)
1/2 lemon, juiced
pinch of salt
1 small garlic clove
freshly ground black pepper
Lightly brush the zucchini slices with olive oil and grill on a pan for a couple of minutes on each side. Set aside.
Combine tahini, lemon juice and grated garlic in a small bowl. Add enough water to form a smooth, runny dressing. Season with a pinch of salt and pepper.
Place the chickpeas in a bowl and coat them with the tahini dressing.
Place the baby spinach leaves in serving bowls, top with tahini coated chickpeas, diced avocado and the zucchini slices. Sprinkle with soaked almonds (or seeds of choice).
Source: Scandi Home