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Cooking: Hummus

I’ll be honest, I’ve never been a fan of this stuff until a couple of years ago when I decided to give it another go. From then on I’ve been addicted. 200 more words


Red Pepper and Roasted Garlic Houmous (Hummus)

I love houmous, especially the roasted red pepper variety, but I’m not a fan of the aftertaste when it’s made with raw garlic. It seems to stay with me all day. 355 more words


Food For Sharing

A Mezze Way of Life 

When it comes to food, I am definitely a sharer – a habit that has been drilled into me from a young age, with an array of cold plates always ready and waiting in the fridge in case anyone dropped by unannounced, or ready to be enjoyed as a light dinner. 420 more words


Recipe: Houmous

It’s summer time, and that means light, cool nibbles on sunny days and picnics galore. One of my favourite snacks is vegetable sticks with houmous. Unfortunately, I’ve not yet found a commercially-made houmous that’s syn-free (if there is one, please do feel free to enlighten me!), which is daft because all the essential ingredients are free, or even speed, foods on the Slimming World plan. 227 more words

Health And Fitness


Just when I thought I’d eaten enough houmous to keep me going for at least 10 years, I go and bloody make it from scratch (I’m foolish like that). 515 more words

Easy Vegetarian Recipes



I used to hate chickpeas but then a Lebanese friend of mine made me this dish without telling me what the main ingredient was and I instantly fell in love with it; from then on I gave chickpeas another chance and couldn’t believe what I had been missing. 270 more words


Speedy Homemade Hummus

 Ok ok I know, I admit I’m on a bit of a chickpea roll at the moment. Apologies to readers out there who don’t share my enthusiasm on the humble chickpea. 437 more words