‘We go together like avocado and literally anything’

Hello readers 🙂

Ask any vegan whats the one food they can’t live without, I bet they say avocado.

I have always been obsessed with avocado, but while transitioning to veganism, it’s like my appreciation has grown to a whole new level for this fruit (yes fruit – did anyone else think it was a vegetable? lol) Avocados are so versatile, they are great with so many dishes like pastas, salads and even pizzas. Smoothies, breakfast, lunch and dinner – there is always room for avocado.

As much as I love my vegan chili, I’ve been eating it for a few days now and I need to switch it up a bit. I made this delicious lemony, chickpea and avocado wrap last night for a quick dinner and it hit the spot. I try and avoid eating too much bread and will always choose a wrap option if available. I found these excellent garden veggie wraps by Tumaros in waitrose only 60 calories a wrap. (in case you were wondering why my wraps are green).

Chickpeas are not something I eat a lot of, I find them quite bland so the lemon juice shakes things up a bit. I’ve been doing my research and 1 tablespoon of cooked chick peas only contains 46 calories and 0.8g of fat. There is some protein and iron in there too – I think I will start experimenting with them more (prepare for incoming chickpea spam lol)

This is a fab little skinny vegan wrap recipe – doesn’t take long to make either, just some mashing up of ingredients. Also, there are only 6 ingredients. I love anything that only needs 6 ingredients or less.

Easy peasy vegan wraps – let me know if you love it! & have a good Tuesday. Jess xx

my vegan chickpea + avocado wrap
my vegan chickpea + avocado wrap
Lemon Chickpea & Avocado Wrap
Serves 2
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Total Time
5 min
Total Time
5 min
Ingredients
  1. 1 can chick peas
  2. 1 avocado
  3. 3 tbsp. of lemon juice
  4. Handful of your fav leaf (I used rocket)
  5. 1/2 red onion (peeled and diced)
  6. Wraps
Instructions
  1. In a bowl, mash the chickpeas
  2. Add in the diced onion and lemon juice - season with black pepper and mix
  3. In a separate bowl, mash the avocado
  4. Spread the chick pea mix on the wrap first, before adding the avocado and salad
  5. Wrap your wrap and enjoy!
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