Sunday, April 24, 2011

Hummus (An Arabian Spread) حُمُّص‎

Hummus (An Arabian Spread)

Hummus is one of the most popular Spread/Dip in the Middle East. It is served with Pitta bread or Flat bread and also goes well with Falafal, Grilled Chicken and Fish. It is very tasty, nutritious and yummy.


  • Boiled Chickpea (Kabli Channa)   1 cup
  • Tahini  2 tablespoon
  • Garlic Crushed 2-3 cloves
  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon
  • Olive oil 2 tablespoon
  • Black pepper to taste
  • Salt to taste.


  • Crush boiled chickpea in a food processor or on a Sil Batta (Flat stone grinder) to a smooth texture then add all ingredients and blend.
  • Delicious Hummus is ready.
  • Garnish with Mint leaves or Parsley/Coriander leaves and serve.