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Easy Hummus Recipe with Rice Cake Flowers

Looking for a beautiful appetizer to serve at your next party? Wait until you try this easy hummus recipe with rice cake flowers.
Prep Time 45 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Servings 6 Servings
Calories 270 kcal



  • Gather the hummus recipe ingredients.
    Ingredients to make easy hummus recipe
  • In a blender or food process, add the tahini with lemon juice first, then blend for 30 seconds.
    adding fresh lemon juice to blender with tahini first to make easy hummus recipe
  • Add 1 can chickpeas with liquid and one without, plus the garlic, and extra virgin olive, season with salt and pepper to taste.
    adding chick peas to blender to make hummus recipe
  • Blend until smooth and creamy. (About 30 seconds to one minute).
    blending up easy hummus recipe ingredients
  • Pour into a food safe storage container. Refrigerate until you are ready to serve or make the rice cake flowers.
    cover and chilling easy cucumber, tomato and onion salad recipe
  • To make the rice cake flowers, start with one rice cake and spread hummus dip evenly on top.
    spread hummus dip on rice cakes to make the flowers
  • Depending on the flower, layer sliced cherry tomatoes, cucumbers, baby carrots or radishes in a circle around the rice cake to make the petals.
    making the radish rice cake flower
  • Make the flower centers with cheddar cheese or cucumbers cut in the shape of flowers.
    making the rice cake flowers to serve with easy hummus recipe
  • Then top off the centers with small cherry tomatoes or tip of cucumbers.
    close up of rice cake flowers with easy hummus recipe dip
  • Serve immediately and enjoy!
    close up of easy hummus recipe with rice cake flowers


Calories: 270kcalCarbohydrates: 26gProtein: 10gFat: 15gSaturated Fat: 2gPolyunsaturated Fat: 4gMonounsaturated Fat: 8gCholesterol: 0.2mgSodium: 433mgPotassium: 436mgFiber: 8gSugar: 2gVitamin A: 275IUVitamin C: 12mgCalcium: 82mgIron: 3mg
Keyword Easy Hummus Recipe, Rice Cake Flowers
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