Hummus Recipe: Yotam Ottolenghi’s Homemade Hummus

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Mar 24, 2023 • 4 min read

In the Middle East, hummus is a polarizing topic. As Chef Yotam Ottolenghi's says, "Hummus is like a competitive sport. People really feel very strongly about their hummus and how it should be made." While many people believe they know the "right" way to make hummus, the truth is, there isn't just one way. What's not up for debate, however, is that freshly made hummus, served slightly warm and at the center of the table, is worth the extra effort. Jump to recipe.