Hummus: served with tahini sauce/tarator and sauteed mushrooms

Who invented the Hummus? Was it the Lebanese? the Jordanians? Maybe the Israeli Arabs? (((((((((((-: Frankly, I don’t care ! Whoever invented it was a genius !

In Israel there’s another version eaten with mushrooms (on top of the hummus with tahini sauce and lots of olive oil).

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My hummus recipe can be found here but you can always play with the amounts (especially if you want it to be lighter in texture/less thick, you can add a bit more water):
https://vegetarianfoodesignsfromthelandofmilkandhoney.wordpress.com/2013/11/12/another-week-another-batch-of-hummus/

For the tahini sauce, with or without herbs (called Tarator in Middle Eastern countries):
https://vegetarianfoodesignsfromthelandofmilkandhoney.wordpress.com/2013/12/17/green-tahini-saucetarator-with-herbs/

And as far as the mushrooms: You just need to saute finely sliced onions in olive oil till they are golden brown and then add fresh sliced mushrooms, a bit of garlic and let the mushroom release their liquids till they are brown and “roasted”.

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About vegetarian foodesigns from the land of milk and honey

Shalom. My name is Michal and I'm Israeli. I would like to share with you my passion to vegetarian food, cooking and baking from scratch, using local ingredients (whatever I can find in the market, instead of using canned ingredients)
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6 Responses to Hummus: served with tahini sauce/tarator and sauteed mushrooms

  1. I love hummus but have never had it with sautéed mushrooms (which I also love). Am going to try this real soon!

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