Pasta With Chickpea Sauce

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Tweaks for the littles

Skip the red pepper flakes for a milder taste. Mash all the chickpeas for babies and small toddlers.

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12 ounce dried chickpeas, soaked overnight in salted water (or canned)

1 large onion, split in half

1 head garlic, 3 clove thinly sliced, the rest left unpeeled

3 sprigs rosemary

Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper

3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling

1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes

4 cups cooked chickpeas, divided

1 1/2 cups chickpea-cooking liquid or vegetable broth, plus more as needed

1 pound short ruffled pasta, such as farfalle

1/4 cup chopped parsley, plus more for garnish

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