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Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Simple Hummus with Tahini (Step by Step Pics)

Simple Hummus with tahini flavor is a yummy dip that can be served with chips.The protein packed chick peas with added sesame flavor makes it creamy and delicious.This can be served for kids when packing chips as snacks.They also serve to be great party starters as well.I used to buy from the stores but this time gave it a try and I must say that its much flavorful than the store brought.Try it,hope you like this dip and enjoy !!!

Adapted  here
chick peas(canned/cooked) 2 cups
tahini 1/4 cup
lemon juice 1/4 cup
garlic clove 1
olive oil 3 tbsp
ground cumin 1/2 tsp
dash of ground paprika
water 2-3 tbsp
salt 1tsp

-In the blender /food processor combine tahini and lemon juice.Process for 1 minute.
-Combine the cooked chick peas in a blender and grind with olive oil.

-Add water little by little grind the chick peas until smooth.Scrape down the sides and process until smooth and thick.Add dash of water and till you get the correct consistency.
-Add  in the ground cumin and paprika seasoning.
-Serve with pita chips or store in air tight containers,refrigerate upto 1 week.

Serves~ large bowl of hummus

* You can use canned chickpeas,drain water and use.You can otherwise soak and boil chickpeas as you do for chickpeas /chole masala.Drain water and use.

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Home Cooked food said... Best Blogger Tips

ok just get to falafel please, cant wait now. i am full with chips and dip.

great-secret-of-life said... Best Blogger Tips

perfect combo.. was expecting this after yesterday Tahini post.. looks yum

Lifewithspices said... Best Blogger Tips

yummy n creamy spread

Beena said... Best Blogger Tips

Wow super tempting

Fullscoops said... Best Blogger Tips

Looks fantastic!

Rafeeda AR said... Best Blogger Tips

Love hummus anytime... the kids also just love them...

The Yogi Vegetarian said... Best Blogger Tips

Love this !

jasna varcakovic said... Best Blogger Tips

My favourite dip; can also be used as a spread, or filling for vegetable rolls.

Remya said... Best Blogger Tips


Sangeetha Priya said... Best Blogger Tips

delicious dip for chips, love it!!!

Unknown said... Best Blogger Tips

Hummus and tahini looks so interesting.

Swathi said... Best Blogger Tips

Delicious hummus Julie love to try it.

Sooriya said... Best Blogger Tips

A great dip... lovely pics!