When is hummus day?
International hummus day is on 13 May.
What can you do to celebrate International Hummus Day?
Hardly surprising, but the best way to celebrate International Hummus Day is by eating hummus. Whether you have hummus for breakfast, lunch or dinner (or maybe even all three), eat it, enjoy it and maybe even share a photo of you and your hummus with the hashtag #hummusday.
How do you make hummus from scratch?
Not only is hummus delicious it’s also extremely easy to make. Chickpeas, olive oil, tahini, lemon juice and garlic are all you need to make this versatile and tasty dip. Blend it all together and serve. We’ve put together a quick and simple recipe so you can make your own hummus on International Hummus Day.
Do chickpeas need to be cooked for hummus?
If you are using chickpeas from a can then they are already cooked and you will just be able to drain them and blend them. Dried chickpeas will need to be soaked overnight and then cooked before you can use them for your homemade hummus.
How long does homemade hummus last?
Once you’ve made you delicious hummus, you should be able to keep it in the fridge for about four to seven days. You can also freeze your hummus by placing it in an air-tight container in the freezer.