Hummus | How to make Hummus

By sapana behl  |  15th Mar 2016  |  
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About Hummus Recipe

A classic Middle Eastern condiment to go with pita bread and falafels.

Hummus is a delicious dish which is liked by people of all age groups. Hummus by sapana behl has a step by step process of how to make the dish. This makes it very easy to understand for even beginners. This recipe can serve 4 people. You can find Hummus at many restaurants and you can also prepare this at home. This authentic and mouthwatering Hummus takes 10 minutes for the preparation and 15 minutes for cooking. When you want to prepare something delicious for a party or special occasion then Hummus is a good option for you. The flavour of Hummus is tempting and you will enjoy each bite of this. Try this Hummus on weekends and impress your family and friends. You can comment and rate the Hummus recipe on the page below.


Ingredients to make Hummus

  • 1 cup white chickpeas/garbanzo beans
  • 3-4 garlic cloves
  • 1/2 cup home made tahini paste
  • 1 teaspoon cumin seeds
  • 4 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 tablespoon lemon juice
  • salt to taste
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika(optional)

How to make Hummus

  1. Wash and soak chickpea in water overnight.Drain and let them cook in pressure cooker for whistles or if using pan up to an hour or until chickpeas are soft. Drain the water and let the chickpeas cool.
  2. In a food processor pulse the chickpeas until smooth. Add tahini paste , lemon juice,olive oil,cumin seeds and salt.Process until smooth paste forms.
  3. Transfer in serving bowl and drizzle with some more olive oil and sprinkle paprika. Serve with pita bread,crackers or roasted vegetables.

Reviews for Hummus (8)

Tania Goyal4 months ago

Tahini paste????

reena Sharma6 months ago


Barani Dinesh8 months ago


Hema Arora8 months ago

Receipe of tahini please

sucharitha anand8 months ago

How is tahini paste made at home ??

Cathleen Jim8 months ago

how to make tahini paste

Anjali Joshia year ago


Sheeba Bedi2 years ago

Looks beautiful sapana! One question, what are the ingredients to make a tahini paste at home?