It always amazes me that hummus, which is essentially made up of 5 ingredients plus water can turn out so different in taste and texture. In Israel, as in the rest of the middle-east it is a dietary staple. Hummus and pita is the student diet equivalent of microwaveable ramen noodles or for eating out, hamburgers in the States.
I have never actually made hummus, I would rather leave that one to the professionals, just like I have never tried to make my own pasta…maybe someday. FYI the ingredients are cooked chick peas, tahini raw, lemon juice, garlic and olive oil. Experiment with your blender! Continue reading