hummus and vegetables

Dips & Spreads

Whether you're looking for after-school snack ideas or planning a party straight out of a food magazine, Vitamix recipes for simple dips and spreads will show you just how delicious healthy can be.

Featured Recipe


hummus ingredients with blender

Gather Ingredients

  • 2 – 425 g cans chickpeas, 1 drained, 1 with liquid
  • 35 g raw sesame seeds
  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • 60 ml lemon juice
  • 1 garlic clove, peeled
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • Salt, to taste
hummus processing in a blender container

Add ingredients to the container, start the machine on Variable 1, and slowly increase to its highest speed.

Blend for 1 minute.

hummus processing in a blender

While blending, use the tamper to press ingredients toward the blades. Not to worry—the tamper can’t touch the blades when the lid is secure.

hummus and vegetables

Drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle with cayenne pepper for an appetizer that’s sure to impress guests.

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