Houmous is a well-known, versatile dip made with chickpeas and garlic. Al’Fez Houmous is presented in a jar format – allowing for ambient storage and a longer shelf-life until opened. Houmous is an Arabic word meaning `chickpeas` and the complete name of the prepared dip in Arabic is Houmous bi Tahina, which means `Chickpeas with Tahini`.
A creamy dip with a mild, nutty taste, it can be served straight from the jar or spread over a shallow dish and garnished with chopped parsley, a sprinkling of chilli and a drizzle of olive oil. Enjoy dipping with fresh vegetable sticks, pitta chips or use as a filling in pitta pockets and wraps.
Ingredients: Chickpeas 39%, water, tahini (sesame seed paste)(13%), olive pomace oil, garlic puree (garlic, acidity regulator: Citric Acid, lemon juice concentrate), salt, ground cumin, dried parsley, ground chillies.
Allergens: see ingredients in bold. May also contain nuts, peanuts and sesame seeds.
Ready to use. Vegetarian and vegan.
Serving: Serve houmous straight from the jar or spread over a shallow dish and garnish with chopped parsley, a sprinkling of chilli and a drizzle of olive oil. Enjoy dipping with vegetable sticks and pita chips. Use as a filling in pita pockets and wraps.
Nutritional information: Energy 756 kJ/182kcal, fat 12.7g of which saturates 2.1g, Carbohydrates 12g of which sugars 0.4g, protein 7g, salt 1.1g.