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Is Hummus Vegan?

by Fabian Jackson

3min read

Have you been wondering if your favourite chickpea dip is suitable for vegans? Keep reading to have your questions answered.


It’s a Middle-Eastern dish that’s a blend of chickpeas, tahini and extra virgin olive oil, some lemon juice, garlic and sea salt.

Is hummus vegan?

In its most simple form and traditionally through history, hummus has been completely vegan-friendly.

baking tray of chickpeas

Is all hummus vegan?

It’s worth paying extra attention in supermarkets – in the past, some have been known to add milk powder to their tubs of hummus. For what reason, we don’t know, but it’s always worth double-checking the label to make sure it’s suitable.

What to make your own vegan hummus? 

Check out our vibrant beetroot hummus recipe next, it’s our favourite component to our Rainbow Falafel Mezze Bowl. 

Share your thoughts with us in the comments section below. 


Fabian Jackson
by Fabian Jackson

Fabian is one of our lovely Content Marketing Assistants who loves writing almost as much as he loves coffee, old episodes of Escape to the Country (no judgement here), and cooking up a storm in his kitchen.

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