Where are chickpeas from? West Asia

By |2018-04-19T15:28:55+00:00June 21st, 2017|Food, West Asia|

History of chickpeas: Dried chickpeas Chickpeas are from West Asia Chickpeas are a kind of bean that probably evolved in West Asia, in what is now eastern Turkey, around the same time as other flowering plants, about 100 million years ago. Chickpeas have lots of protein and fiber, so they fill you up, [...]