Roasted Chickpeas with Garlic and Olive Oil

10 15 oz. cans chickpeas, drained and rinsed
1 1/4 cups olive oil
5 teaspoons of salt
3 1/2 tablespoons of black pepper
2 tablespoons of garlic powder
1/2 cup turmeric
3/4 cup nutritional yeast (optional)

Preheat oven to 400°. Dry chickpeas with a paper towel. Mix with oil and spices until well coated. Spread on cookie sheets and roast for at least one hour, tossing every fifteen minutes and reducing heat to 350 halfway through. Cool completely then seal in ziplock bags. Makes approximately 35-40 half cup portions.