Lebanese Toasted Sandwich with Spicy Garlic Hummus

Lebanese Toasted Sandwich with Spicy Garlic Hummus

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Here is a unique sandwich, which brings together a range of exotic veggies, a spicy garlic hummus, and toasted whole wheat bread.

The combination of ingredients is such that you get the best of taste and mouth-feel! The bread slices are lined with spicy garlic hummus, which has a more tongue-tingling flavour when compared to regular hummus.

This adds josh to the sandwich, while also giving it a unique Lebanese touch. The tangy, spicy, creamy hummus is also extremely easy to make, making this sandwich an absolutely no-fuss recipe.

You can serve the Lebanese Toasted Sandwich with Spicy Garlic Hummus as a tea time treat, or you can cut it up into quarters and even serve it as an innovative starter at parties !

When you are in the mood for hummus, you can also try other treats like Toasted Hummus Sandwich with Vegetables and Thecha Hummus .

Lebanese Toasted Sandwich with Spicy Garlic Hummus recipe - How to make Lebanese Toasted Sandwich with Spicy Garlic Hummus

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 5 sandwiches
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For The Sandwich
10 toasted whole wheat bread slices
5 tsp chopped jalapenos
5 tsp sliced olives
20 tomato slices
30 cucumber slices
salt and to taste

For The Spicy Garlic Hummus
1 tbsp red chilli paste
1/2 tbsp roughly chopped garlic (lehsun)
1 cup soaked and boiled kabuli chana (white chick peas)
1/4 cup fresh curd (dahi)
2 tbsp olive oil
salt to taste

For the spicy garlic hummus

    For the spicy garlic hummus
  1. Combine the kabuli chana, curds, red chilli paste, garlic, olive oil and approx. 2 tbsp of water in a mixer and blend till smooth. Keep aside.

How to proceed

    How to proceed
  1. Place two toasted bread slices on a clean dry surface.
  2. Put 1 tbsp of the spicy garlic hummus on each toasted bread slice and spread it evenly.
  3. Sprinkle 1 tsp of jalapenos and 1 tsp of black olives on one toast.
  4. Put 4 tomato slices, 6 cucumber slices and sprinkle a little salt and pepper powder evenly over it.
  5. Cover it with other slice with the spicy garlic hummus side facing downwards and press lightly.
  6. Repeat steps 2 to 5 to make 4 more sandwiches.
  7. Cut each sandwich diagonally into 2 halves.
  8. Serve immediately.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per sandwiche
Energy237 cal
Protein7.2 g
Carbohydrates32.1 g
Fiber6.7 g
Fat8.6 g
Cholesterol1.6 mg
Sodium13.3 mg


Lebanese Toasted Sandwich with Spicy Garlic Hummus
 on 14 Mar 17 05:05 PM

It is a fantastic sandwich and the garlic hummus is just the star of the salad.... Mom made it for my birthday party and we all fell in love wit it instantly...