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Lima Bean Spread

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  • 3 cups cooked Camellia Brand Large Lima Beans
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 2 tablespoons minced red onion
  • 1 teaspoon dried cilantro
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
Total time:
4 hours, 30 minutes
Prep time:
4 hours, 30 minutes


  1. Purée cooked lima beans in a food processor.
  2. Add puréed beans to a large bowl, and mix in remaining ingredients until well blended.
  3. Cover and chill for at least 4 hours.
  4. Serve by spreading on toasted bread slices or crackers.

Ingredients used in this Recipe

garlic fresh parsley large lima beans red onions lemon juice