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Butternut & harissa houmous

Houmous recipes

20 Recipes

Whip up a chickpea dip and try an original serving option.

Butternut & harissa houmous

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(8 ratings)
Roast pumpkin with plenty of garlic then blitz into a Moroccan-style dip with spicy harissa and sesame paste
55 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Healthy homemade houmous

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(38 ratings)
A smooth blended chickpea dip with tahini and garlic that's versatile and good for you - a great snack or lunch
5 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Chargrilled veg houmous with dippers

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(1 ratings)
Hit 3 of your 5-a-day with this chick pea dip and crudités - perfect for a quick lunch or snack
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Red onion & Indian-spiced houmous

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(6 ratings)
A houmous is a perfect starter for sharing. This one is spiked with gentle spices, guaranteed to rouse the senses
25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Lemon & coriander houmous

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(21 ratings)
Houmous is so easy to make and beats shop-bought every time. Try it with vegetable crudités in your packed lunch
5 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Carrot houmous with pitta dippers

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(1 ratings)
Get kids aged 3-6 involved in the kitchen by helping them make this moreish, healthy snack
15 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Pea & artichoke houmous

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(5 ratings)
Impress your friends with this fresh summery twist on houmous
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Red pepper houmous

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(12 ratings)
Use up those storecupboard ingredients and impress your friends at the same time with this delicious houmous dip
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Homemade houmous with pitta chips

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(28 ratings)
A staple fave for all ages, this is great to keep in the fridge for a standby healthy snack
20 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Red lentil & sweet potato pâté

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(19 ratings)
Rosie Clewlow's vegetarian dip is a healthy alternative to houmous and great with crudités in a lunchbox
40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Layered houmous, tabbouleh & feta picnic bowl

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(13 ratings)
This salad combines delicious meze-type dishes and a layering of several Greek and Middle Eastern-inspired flavours that marry together as they sit in the fridge
35 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Carrot & houmous roll-ups

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(8 ratings)
Roll-up, roll-up - snaffle something superhealthy in a flash with these vegetarian wraps
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Grilled lamb with houmous mash

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(3 ratings)
Forget potatoes, try this tasty mash is made with chickpeas - you'll be hooked in no time
20 minutes
Easy

Aubergine & houmous grills

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(5 ratings)
Try something new with aubergines and make them the main part of your meal with this veggie dish
25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Chicory & houmous bites

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(1 ratings)
These chicory and houmous bites couldn't be easier to make for a buffet
20 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Flatbread pizzas

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(1 ratings)
Whizz up your own homemade houmous and spread onto flatbreads then add toppings for a healthy pizza
15 minutes
Easy
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