As lockdown continues and an altered reality sets in some of us may have time on our hands and minds. A vast number of people are working, juggling that with home-schooling, care-giving, supporting friends and family, staying safe and healthy, making ends meet and grappling with what their lives will be from hereon in. It might be that all that consumes you is how to put together a meal from whatever is available.
The defining ingredients of hummus are chickpeas and tahini (sesame paste). It can be hard to distinguish either of these flavours in shop-bought hummus but, by making your own, you have control over flavour and texture. Plus you get to lick out the mixing bowl.