Real Hummus Recipe – Greek Special

This recipe for hummus is a family version that has been passed down for many generations. Eat with warm pita bread.

  • Prep Time15 min
  • Cook Time15 min
  • Total Time30 min

Real Hummus Ingredients :

  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 (19 ounce) can garbanzo beans, half the liquid reserved
  • 4 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons tahini
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • black pepper to taste

How To Make Real Hummus


Chop garlic in a blender.


Pour garbanzo beans into the blender, reserving about 1 tablespoon for garnish. Add reserved liquid, lemon juice, tahini, and salt to the blender. Blend until creamy and well mixed.


Transfer mixture to a medium serving bowl. Drizzle olive oil and sprinkle pepper over the top. Garnish with reserved garbanzo beans.