Wednesday, November 7, 2007

Hummus

Recipe by:zainab


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2 cans (about 3 cups)chickpeas.
1/4 cup water.
1/3 cup fresh lemon juice.
1/4 cup tahini.
3/4 teaspoons salt.
olive oil for drizzling.
paprika or red hot pepper for garnish.

Place all all ingredients in a food processor.
Process until smooth.
Top hummus topped with a little olive oil & sprinkle with paprika or red hot pepper .

Serve with pita bread ,naan bread or try it with meedo's funky flat bread.





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11 comments:

rahin said...

Hey Zainab , Assalaamu alaikum, i made hummus just last week, using similar recipe, i like ur pic , looks gud

Gloria said...

Zainab, this looks delicious!!! Always I want make hummus, thanks xxxxx Gloria

Mona said...

Well, I wanted to ask you guys, With what do you usually have this Hummus with?.. It looks yummy.

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meeso said...

Yum, who doesn't love hummus!!! It's so expensive to buy pre-made but It's sooo darn good! I will be giving this a try, maybe I won't have to buy it pre-made anymore :D Your picture is really great too!!!

Jeena said...

Lovely hummus recipe it looks delicious. :)

Orchidea said...

I just love hummus... thanks for the recipe. I will try it soon!
Ciao.

Arabic Bites said...

rahin,thank you.

gloria,thank you for the comment.

Hi mona,Serve it with pita bread ,naan bread or try it with meedo's funky flat bread.
or with kebabs,vegetable sticks.

Hi meeso,thank you so much for the comment,give it a try and see if you like it. it's very easy & quick to make.if want the original flavor just add garlic.

jeena,Thank you.

Ciao,thanks.

meeso said...

I tried this tonight and it was really easy and good...It will be a regular recipe of mine now :)

Arabic Bites said...

Hi meeso,
I'm so glad that you try it & you like it too.
next time I'll post recipe for Baba Ghanoush(moutabal).

zainab

Saju said...

delicious, I am always to lazy to make hummus, you make me want to make it.

sweetlee said...

Love your blog. Hummus is one of my favorite Arabic dish. It's difficult to buy Tahina in the Philippines but when I was in USA it was easy to but it the middle eastern shops. I'll try to make some of your recipes.
Thank's a lot for sharing.

Lee

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