If we were to associate a facial expression to the title of this article, it would be our customers' faces when they face the question: "For your falafel salad box, do you prefer quinoa or freekeh?". Yes, there really is a very particularly intrigued and lost look on many faces when we ask this question.… Continue reading What on earth is “freekeh”?
Yes, you probably know what it looks like, but do you really know what it is? First things first, a bit of history, a necessary step for all of us. The name originated from Arabic, meaning « pepper ». In English, the word « falafel » to define this type of food was attested in 1941, the birth of… Continue reading What do you know about mysterious Falafels?
Hummus, which we all adore and cherish, has been around the kitchen for quite some time. The recipe was found in cookbooks from the 13th century, since then our love for this dish won't stop growing. The quality of it, may it be in terms of taste or nutritional values, makes it very desired. In… Continue reading Is Hummus So Good It Can Create A War ?
Researchers have developed a new model that can estimate the number of objects randomly packed together. We tried it here at Hummus Bros to count chickpeas in our jar (the Soho one). Surprisingly, the answer was quite precise. We were only 56 chickpeas away from the real number. Of course, we had exact dimensions of… Continue reading How Many Candies Are in That Jar?
It is a medium-sized, round and bumpy pea, beige in colour and pointed. Very fragrant, it retains its shape when cooked, which requires about one hour of boiling. It contains lipids, proteins but also many other substances such as nitrogen, starches, sugars and several mineral salts. Its culture is very important from an economic point… Continue reading All you need to know about chickpeas!
Aloe Vera Juice seems to have endless benefits. This drink is incredibly good for your body or your skin. But where does it come from? First uses of Aloe Vera date back to 5000 years ago to early Egyptian times. At the times, it used to treat burns, abrasions, psoriasis and other skin conditions. It… Continue reading Aloe Vera juice: the ultimate healthy drink
It is the beige dip that launched a thousand picnics, and British people cannot seem to get enough of it. A survey has shown that 41% of us have a pot in the fridge. Almost twice as many as the other European countries. This exotic blend of chickpeas, garlic, lemon juice and tahini become a… Continue reading Hummus, a popular dish in our fridge!