Hummus | How to make Hummus

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ByRuchira Hoon
Created on 23rd Jul 2015
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About Hummus

There's quite nothing like homemade

Hummus, a marvellous creation to spice up your day. Hummus is one dish that no matter how much the stomach might be full, you just can't stop yourself from having a bite. The relishing flavours, the appealing texture and the amazing aroma absolutely is just mouth-watering. The aroma which arises while cookingHummus is just too tempting. This amazing recipe is provided by Ruchira Hoon. Be it kids or adults, no one can get away from this delicious dish. How to make Hummus is a question which arises in people's mind quite often. So, the answer to this question is the simple yet exotic recipe by of Hummusby Ruchira Hoon. This recipe can even be tried by beginners. A few secret ingredients in this recipe just makes it the way it is served in restaurants. Hummus is just the appropriate recipe to serve as many as 6. The cooking time for this delicacy is not much. So, the next time you have a get together or a night party at home, don't forget to check and try out this recipe. It's that one delicacy that everyone's definitely going to love it!

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time15mins
  • Serves6People
Hummus

Ingredients to make Hummus

  • 200 grams chickpeas soaked overnight
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 2 tblsp tahini paste
  • Salt to taste
  • Sumac to sprinkle
  • 50 ml olive oil
  • 1/2 cup water reserved from the boiled chickpeas
  • Juice of one lemon

How to make Hummus

  1. 1. Pressure cook the chickpeas for about 20 minutes or atleast 6 whistles. If you're using canned chickpeas, you will be skipping this step
  2. 2. Once cool, drain the chickpea and reserve 1/2 cup of the water. Submerge the chickpeas in a bowl of cold water and squish the skin out.
  3. 3. In a food processor/ blender add the chickpeas, water, tahini, salt, lemon juice and garlic. Pulse
  4. 4. Add olive oil, process until smooth. If you need more water or lemon, add now. Check for seasoning.
  5. 5. Plonk it out on to a bowl, mix in sumac and a little bit more olive oil. Let it sit for one hour before serving for the flavours to develop.
My Tip: Peeled chickpeas give a smoother hummus

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