Minted houmous pockets

Minted houmous pockets

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Prep: 5 mins


Serves 1 - 2
Liven up a pot of houmous with this unusual sandwich filling

Nutrition and extra info

  • Vegetarian
  • Dairy-free
  • Nut-free
  • Egg-free


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  • 1 pot houmous
  • handful mint or basil leaves



    There are several types of mint, each with its own subtle difference in flavour and appearance.…

  • 2 pitta bread
  • sticks of pepper and cucumber



    Sometimes called bell peppers or capsicums, these sweet, mild peppers come in variety of colours…


  1. Pour the houmous into a small bowl. Finely slice the mint or basil leaves, then stir into the houmous.

  2. Toast the pitta breads, then split them in half. Stuff the houmous mixture into the toasted pittas, along with the sticks of pepper and cucumber.

  3. Alternatively, for a packed lunch, return the herbed houmous to its pot and stuff the pittas just before eating.

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Comments (1)

lazywife's picture

Tasty, quick and unusual - a lovely change for lunch.

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