Hummus as an amazing appetizer that can be served with so many different things. Here are 20 hummus recipes that are delicious.
1. Classic Homemade Hummus
Sometimes the original is the best, a classic hummus is a great for a snack or appetizers. This is super easy to make, all you need is chickpeas, olive oil, lemon, salt and onion for a classic homemade hummus. Classic hummus tastes great with vegetables, pita bread, or chips, and is a great addition to any appetizer.
2. Sun Dried Tomatoes and Basil Hummus
This is a super simple addition to make to a classic hummus recipe. Add some chopped sun dried tomatoes and basil is a great way easy way to change up a classic recipe. This is perfect to serve with pita chips as an appetizer for a summer dinner.
3. Smokey Sweet Potato
You can add some sweet potatoes and some spice and you have a perfect hummus for chips or pretzels. This is great if you love sweet potatoes and want something with a little kick. You can add coriander, chili powder, cumin, and chipotle peppers for the spicy and smokey flavor.
4. Avocado Hummus
If you are an avocado fanatic you can add avocado with some lime in your homemade hummus, for a super refreshing recipe. This is a great spread to serve with peta bread or toast, and is perfect if you love avocado toast. The avocado makes the hummus super thick and creamy with a fresh taste.
5. Chocolate Hummus
This surprising combination is actually a great new twist on hummus. With cocoa power, vanilla extract, peanut butter, and maple syrup, this dessert hummus is a great way to add some sugar to your favorite hummus. This is a great healthy dessert that you can eat with pretzels or fresh fruit.
6. Spinach and Feta Hummus
This is perfect if you really want to lean into the Mediterranean origins of hummus. Feta and spinach are the perfect toppings for hummus if you are serving it with peta bread, and can go great with chicken or fish.
7. Artichokes and Herbs Hummus
This is super easy to add, and will give your hummus so extra flavor. You can add some parsley, cilantro, mint, and basil to your hummus to give classic hummus a new twist. Artichokes have a fresh earthy flavor, without being overwhelming and will compliment the ingredients in classic hummus nicely.
8. Beet Hummus
Adding some fresh beets into the mix with your chickpeas is another creative way to make hummus. You can add some extra lemon and parsley and serve this with pretzels and veggies.
9. Garlic Hummus
Garlic hummus is a classic recipe that is super simple. You can add a little chili powder and cumin for some spice, and you have a savory spread that is the perfect appetizer with peta or chips.
10. Pine Nuts and Parsley Hummus
Another really simple addition, adding some pine nuts and parsley compliments the flavors in a classic hummus recipe. This adds some texture and is an easy way to change up your hummus recipe.
11. Bacon Hummus
Bacon is a good addition to pretty much anything, and hummus is no exception. Some bacon is the perfect salty compliment to hummus, and is great to serve with peta bread or chicken.
12. Black Bean Hummus
If you love black beans, you can add equal parts beans with chickpeas and some chili powder for a spicy hummus. This is the perfect dip to serve with pita chips, and is a great combination.
13. Chipotle Hummus
Add some canned Chipotle peppers to your food processor, and some extra lime and you have an amazing spicy chipotle hummus. This is perfect to serve with chips for a spicy, but classic dip.
14. Pumpkin Hummus
This may seem unconventional, but adding some pumpkin puree to your hummus recipe is a great way to have a savory hummus. If you love fall and want to try something different, this creates a unique savory flavor that is a great addition to your typical hummus recipe.
15. Red Lentil Hummus
If you want to replace chickpeas with something different, using red lentils creates a delicious and healthy hummus. You can add some walnuts as the finishing touch, and you have a great unique hummus. This is great to spread on bread for a quick snack or appetizer.
16. Edamame and Pea Hummus
If you love edamame, this a a great twist on hummus you can make for a unique snack. Peas add some sweetness , and you wont be sorry to try this super healthy and light hummus. Add some extra salt and lemon to season, and you’re ready to go. This is perfect to eat with carrots or peta chips for a snack.
17. Mushroom Hummus
Adding some sautéed mushrooms to your hummus is amazing. Simple and delicious, this is an easy way to add some savory and fresh flavors to your hummus. Perfect to serve with vegetables, you will love this mushroom addition.
18. Pesto Hummus
Pesto is an amazing addition to almost any dish, from pasta to sandwiches, pesto always adds a great fresh flavor. Combining some pesto with hummus is a great way to bring some fresh summer flavors to a classic dip. This is perfect to serve with peta or vegetables.
19. Eggplant Hummus
Start by charring eggplant, then use the smokey eggplant as part of your hummus. Add some paprika for spice, and you have a smokey and spicy hummus. You can serve it with some bread or with a chicken dish.
20. Roasted Corn Hummus
Add chili powder and paprika to your hummus for some spice, and then top with some sweet roasted corn. This is a fun spicy twist on hummus and perfect to serve with salsa and chips. You can add some extra lime to highlight the spice, and enjoy your spicy roasted corn hummus.