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Spreads

Hummus

12 oz cooked Garbanzo beans

1/2 cup Tahini (Seseme butter)

1/4 cup lemon juice

1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil


This is the base that I always start with when I make my hummus. Here are the variations which I use for different events and for lent: I will just give you the ingredients for the variations below. Place all ingredients in a food processor and process until smooth.

 

Jalapeno Hummus:

Add 3/4 cup jalapenos from a jar

Garnish with a couple of rings of jalapeno.

 

Pepperoccini Hummus:

Add 1 cup peppers to the mix

Garnish with the peppers.

 

Sun Dried tomato Hummus:

add 3/4 cup sun dried tomatos in oil

Garnish with a couple of slices of tomato.

 

Calamata Olive Hummus:

Add 1 cup olives to the mix

Garnish with three olives and parsley.

 

Marinated Artichoke Heart Hummus:

Add 1 cup Artichoke hearts with the marinade to the mix

Garnish with a slice of artichoke heart and parsley.


Black pepper Hummus:

Add 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper and 1/2 teaspoon of salt to the mix

Garnish with black pepper corns


Curry Hummus:

Add 1/4 cup pineapple

1tblsp Curry powder

Garnish with a sprinkle of curry powder and a piece of pineapple.

 

Dill Hummus:

Add 1 Tblsp Fresh dill weed

1/2 chopped dill pickle

Sprinkle with dill weed and a lemon slice for the garnish.


Bacon Hummus, (Not lenten)

Add 2 Tblsp bacon fat and 10 pieces of well cooked bacon.

Garnish with bacon and parsley.


Black bean and Garlic Hummus:

Add 12 oz cooked black beans

1/2 cup chopped garlic

1/4 cup olive oil

Garnish with parsley


Smoked Salmon Hummus:

Add 1 1/2 tsp lemon zest

1 12 oz package smoked salmon

1/4 tsp black pepper

Garnish with a lemon slice and parsley

 

Basil Hummus:

Add 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil in addition to the original olive oil

1 1/2 cup fresh basil

Garnish with fresh basil.

 

Cinnamon Hummus:

this one is slightly sweet but wonderful on a bagel.

Add 2 Tblsp Ground cinnamon

 

Olive and Garlic Hummus:

Add 1 cup spanish olives with pimentos

3/4 cup fresh garlic

Garnish with sliced olives



Olive and Garlic Spread

When you make any kind of a spread, use your imagination. If there are things that you like that you don't see here try them, you may just invent the next new thing to take to market!



Jalapeno Hummus


Calamata
Olive Hummus


Spanish Olive and Pepperocini Hummus

Smoked Salmon Hummus