Nif's Hummus (With Tahini or Peanut Butter)

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins

I had a craving for hummus but I don't have tahini. I read that you can replace tahini with peanut butter, so I thought I'd play with an old recipe until I got what I was looking for. I'm really happy with the results! I hope you like it too. Enjoy!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In food processor, mince garlic.
  2. Add all other ingredients (except the garnish!) and process until smooth, about 1 to 2 minutes.
  3. Garnish with optional items.
Most Helpful

Was craving hummus but didn't want to pay the high price charged for my favorite brand. Gave this a try and am pleasantly suprised, it tastes like the $6.00 stuff I love. Followed the recipe exactly and it was very easy to make. The only reason I gave four stars instead of five is because I tasted it before letting all the flavors blend for a few hours in the fridge.

Monajean June 28, 2011

You should have heard all the rave reviews from my witness protection group, but of course...I can't tell you. Made for Everyday Is A Holiday.

gailanng March 28, 2011

This was very good. Liked the garlic flavor throughout. Used peanut butter and sesame oil. Easy to make. Thanks for sharing.

MomLuvs6 July 07, 2010