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Crispy Bean Tots Recipe

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Crispy Bean Tots


  • 2 can drained chickpeas (garbanzo beans), canned
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 cup, crumbs panko (Japanese bread crumbs)
  • 1/3 cup, chopped onion
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp, ground black pepper, ground
  • 1 cup, grated cheddar cheese


  • Pre-heat oven to 450 degrees F.
  • Drain and rinse beans. In food processor, combine all ingredients. pulse until smooth.
  • Remove from food processor, and form into a roll. Slice into small pieces. Form tots by rolling into between your hands, and then flattening the top and bottom.
  • Spray the tops with cooking spray or a little bit of oil. Bake tots for 10 minutes on one side. Turn the tots over and bake for an additional 5 minutes, until they are golden and crispy.
  • Serve with your favorite dipping sauce.