Almond Butter Hummus


Embark on a culinary adventure with our Mediterranean Meets Nutty: Almond Butter Hummus. This unique twist on the classic hummus incorporates creamy almond butter, bringing a rich and nutty depth to the traditional chickpea spread. Drizzled with olive oil and sprinkled with paprika, this hummus is not only a feast for the eyes but also a delight for the palate.

Almond Butter Hummus

Time Requirements

  • Preparation Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes


  • Serves: 6
  • Serving Size: 1/4 cup

Nutritional Information (Per Serving)

  • Calories: 150 kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 8g
  • Protein: 5g
  • Fat: 11g


  • Chickpeas, drained: 400 grams (14 ounces)
  • Almond butter: 60 grams (1/4 cup)
  • Olive oil: 30 ml (2 tablespoons)
  • Lemon juice: 30 ml (2 tablespoons)
  • Garlic, minced: 10 grams (1 clove)
  • Cumin: 5 grams (1 teaspoon)
  • Salt: 5 grams (1 teaspoon)
  • Paprika: for garnish
  • Whole almonds: for garnish

Method of Preparation

  1. In a food processor, blend chickpeas, almond butter, olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, cumin, and salt until smooth.
  2. If needed, add a little water to reach your desired consistency.
  3. Transfer to a serving bowl.
  4. Drizzle with additional olive oil and sprinkle paprika and almonds on top.

Culinary Tips

  • For a spicier version, add a dash of cayenne pepper.
  • Serve with pita bread, vegetables, or as a spread in sandwiches.


Can I make this hummus without a food processor?

Yes, use a blender or mash the ingredients by hand for a chunkier texture.

How long can I store this hummus?

Keep refrigerated in an airtight container for up to 5 days.

Can I use a different nut butter?

Certainly, tahini or peanut butter can also be used as alternatives.

Let our Mediterranean Meets Nutty: Almond Butter Hummus be a staple in your kitchen. Whether you're hosting a party, preparing a snack, or looking for a healthy spread, this hummus is sure to impress. Dip into the richness of almonds and the zest of Mediterranean flavors for a truly unforgettable experience! 🌿🥣🥜