Home-made Pita Chips & Hummus

home made chips and hummus

My girlfriend Daryl who has the fabulous blog UnButtoningPants.com shared this easy pita chip recipe with me, while I found this hummus recipe on CookingLight.com {only 39 calories!!}. Bake up these chips to serve at your next app-friendly soiree or take them with you as the perfect on-the-go snack {watch out Stacy’s Pita chips, you have some competition!}

Home-made Pita Chips:


  • 4 whole wheat pitas
  • 4 tablespoons of Olive Oil
  • 4 teaspoons of Sea Salt
  • 4 teaspoons of Oregano
  • 4 teaspoons of Parsley

Ingredients for Home made Pita Chips Recipe


Preheat your oven to 425 degrees. Slice your pita bread like a pizza. Disperse the pitas on 2 baking sheets. Sprinkle the pita with all of the remaining ingredients. Bake for 10 minutes.

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  • 2 (15.5-ounce) cans no-salt-added chickpeas (garbanzo beans), rinsed and drained
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed [optional]
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/4 cup tahini (sesame seed paste)
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil

Ingredients for Hummus recipe


Place beans and garlic in a food processor; pulse 5 times or until chopped. Add 1/2 cup water and remaining ingredients; pulse until smooth, scraping down sides as needed. Serve in a small bowl and garnish with parsley.

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