Who: Fava, a San Francisco-based food maker
What: Their Fava Hummus and Fava Hearty Dip
Where: At the Alemany Farmer’s Market, Whole Foods, and other Bay Area natural foods stores. Look on the Fava website for a complete list of stores where their products are sold.
- Fava beans (that are actually peas) are the garbanzo bean of Egypt, and no one else has introduced this ethnic food item to the American eater
- Fava beans are a nutrient-rich legume, that are high in protein and dietary fiber, and low in fat