hoummos hoummos

Definition(s):

  • (n) a thick spread made from mashed chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice and garlic; used especially as a dip for pita; originated in the Middle East

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  • "At school you sing the national anthem asking God to watch over the Jews; it doesn't mention you. The history books don't mention you, and if an Arab appears in a story, he's just the guy serving the hoummos," Nafar explains. "Nobody talks...
    on Oct 20, 2006 By: Tamer Nafar Source: Times Online

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