My sister asked me how I was doing today:
“How are you doing, Dorothy. You never complain. Tell me.”
‘Mr. Wonka: “Don’t forget what happened to the man who suddenly got everything he wanted.”
Charlie Bucket: “What happened?”
Mr. Wonka: “He lived happily ever after.”
― Roald Dahl, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
1 1/2 c. dried red lentils
2 medium garlic cloves, finely chopped
3 T. tahini, cashew or almond butter
5 T. olive oil
1/4 c.freshly squeezed lemon juice
2 tsp. himalayan crystal, or other salt
1/4 tsp. freshly ground black pepper or 21 Seasonings Salute
Place lentils, garlic, and tahini in the bowl of a food processor fitted with a blade attachment, a coffee grinder or personal food processor and pulse until lentils are broken up, about ten pulses.
With the motor running, add oil, lemon juice, salt, and pepper and blend until evenly incorporated, about 30 seconds. Scrape down the sides of the bowl and blend for 40 seconds more or until smooth.