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Hummus Board Inspiration for the Holiday

Diana Chan November 26, 2018 product

The holidays are starting to ramp up, which means more holiday parties in the upcoming weeks. If you’re hosting festivities at your place, feeding a group of hungry guests can be a challenge when there is only so much time to prep. I usually like to have a charcuterie board out so guests can nibble on a few items before the main courses begins. This year, we are mixing things up by creating a hummus board to bring more plant-based protein in the mix, plus hummus is so delicious and full of flavour.

To put your hummus board together, it all starts with choosing your hummus flavours. Sabra has 8 flavours to choose from and they are available at most major grocery store chains across Canada.

  • Classic Hummus
  • Caramelized Onion with Smoked Paprika
  • Greek Olive Hummus
  • Roasted Garlic Hummus
  • Roasted Pine Nut Hummus
  • Roasted Red Pepper Hummus
  • Spinach Artichoke Hummus
  • Supreme Spicy Hummus

I went with Classic, Roasted Pine Nut and Supreme Spicy Hummus to have a good diversity of hummus flavours.

When deciding what else to add to the hummus board, you can decide to choose a plant-forward option or meat-forward based on what your guests enjoy. I personally like a good mix so guests can pick and choose what they want to munch on.

When arranging it on the table, I like to use large cutting boards or larger plates to create an epic hummus board. I used 4 boards to lay everything out of my dining room table.

Cheese:

  • Havarti
  • Herbed Goat Cheese
  • Applewood Smoked Cheddar
  • Double Creamed Brie

Meats:

  • Prosciutto
  • Coppa di Parma
  • Mild Genoa Salami

Vegetables:

  • Broccoli
  • Cauliflower
  • Carrots
  • Red Peppers
  • Cucumbers
  • Celery
  • Olives
  • Artichoke

Fruits:

  • Apple
  • Pear
  • Grapes
  • Dried Apricot
  • Dried Mangoes

Nuts:

  • Pistachios

Crackers:

  • Veggie Crackers

Mix up the ingredients however you like. I kept my hummus board simple so I didn’t have to do any additional cooking. I spent most of my time cutting vegetables and taking items out of their packaging. Sabra offers delicious, creamy hummus inspired recipes made by hummus experts, check out a few of their recipes on their website.

I am an absolute fan of hummus and a hummus board is perfect for the holidays for entertaining made easy. Adapt the taste to have it more plant-forward or meat-forward by picking and choosing what accompanies the hummus. With 8 different flavours of Sabra hummus to choose from, the combinations are endless. Looking forward to see what is on your hummus board this year.

This blog post was sponsored by Sabra Canada but the opinions are all my own.

About The Author

Diana started Foodology in 2010 because she just eats out everyday! She started a food blog to share her love of food with the world! She lives in Vancouver, BC and adores the diversity of food around her. She will go crazy for churros and lattes.

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