Friday, 5 December 2014

Hummus and Cucumber Sandwich

Easy and delicious sandwich recipe with goodness of hummus and cucumber….


3/4 cup boiled chick peas
1 tsp sesame seeds
3 tbsp olive oil
4 cloves garlic
1 tbsp lemon juice
2 tbsp yogurt
Salt to taste
Cucumber, sliced
Chilli flakes
8 Bread slices


  • Roast sesame seeds for a minute. (They should not turn brown.)
  • Combine the sesame seeds, garlic, lemon juice, curd, oil, salt and blend in a mixer to a smooth paste.
  • Add the cooked chick peas and blend again till smooth. If the mixture is too thick, add 2 to 3 tbsp of the strained water and blend well.
  • For sandwich, spread generous amount of hummus on a bread slice, layer cucumber and then sprinkle chilli flakes.
  • Cover with other slice. Grill or enjoy as it is….


  1. hummus...any time:) in a sandwich...bring it on :)

  2. Made hummus before and as a dip. Next time, it will go into bread slices for the same delicious types you made.

  3. So easy to make it at home and that too with good taste. Thanks for sharing this for lazy person like who don’t like to go outside.

  4. Wow... That's an other idea of using hummus in sandwiches before i used only in shwarma. This is a simole and easy recipe and quickly made one in the lunch or when you dont have time for cooking.