Halfway Homemade Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

It seems like there is always a container of hummus in the refrigerator – and with good reason! I love hummus as a snack with carrots, snow peas, or cucumbers and even as a spread on a sandwich. Although original hummus is delicious, sometimes I want a little added flavor without making a special trip to the store. Here’s a quick way to jazz up your original store-bought hummus:

  • 1 cup original hummus
  • 1-2 roasted red peppers (jarred with oil)
  • 1 tsp dried basil

Finely chop the roasted red peppers and pour into a bowl or food storage container. Add the hummus and mix well until the peppers and hummus are combined. Add dried basil and stir again. Enjoy!


Halfway Homemade Roasted Red Pepper Hummus: Tara Tested, Tara Approved! This revamped hummus tastes just like the flavored variety you can get at the store. You don’t need many ingredients or time to alter the flavor of the hummus you may already have at home. Try this method with different ingredients to create a “hummus bar” the next time you entertain, serve with fresh veggies and pita for an easy crowd pleaser!

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