Reinvented: Hummus 6 Ways

Reinvent basic hummus with new takes on the creamy classic.
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Reinvented: Hummus 6 Ways

If you're looking for simple additions to basic hummus that add flavor without too much preparation involved, check out these variations.


For basic hummus, you will need canned chickpeas, garlic, lemon juice, tahini, extra virgin olive oil, salt and pepper. Combine the ingredients in a food processor and puree until smooth.


For a hummus that's truly eye-catching, add roasted beets, feta and dill to homemade or store-bought classic hummus to brighten both the flavor and color.


Za'atar is an incredibly versatile Middle Eastern spice blend that will take basic hummus to a new level. Add it to classic hummus and top with caramelized onions for an elegant presentation.


Adding Madras curry powder and sauteing the chickpeas are simple ways to kick up classic hummus.


Adding sliced olives to classic hummus is the perfect hummus variation for those who enjoy a briny flavor.


For hummus with a zesty kick, add roasted garlic and roasted red jalapenos to classic hummus.

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