The History of Hummus

Who knew that everyone’s favourite dip had such deep roots?

(taken from tribehummus.com)

The Hummus story:
400 BC Plato and Socrates write about the benefits of hummus in their diets.
1200 AD Mediterranean countries list hummus as a staple.
1910 Waves of immigrants bring hummus to America.
1981 Regional brands of hummus appear in supermarkets in the United States.

Fascinating!

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