Chorizo & red pepper hummus

Contains pork – recipe is for non-Muslims only

Liven up shop-bought hummus with a flavour-rich chorizo, red pepper and almond topping. Serve as a snack or an easy starter with pitta bread or crudités

  • Prep:5 mins
    Cook:5 mins
  • Serves 2
  • Easy

Nutrition per serving

  • Calories 585
  • Carbohydrate 14
  • Fat 48
  • Fiber 6
  • Protein 21
  • Saturated Fat 7
  • Sodium 3.8
  • Sugar 3

Ingredients

  • 100g cooking chorizo
  • 2 roasted red peppersfrom a jar
  • 1 tbsp flaked almonds
  • ½ tbsp olive oil
  • pinch of smoked paprika
  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • splash of sherry vinegar
  • 200g tub plain hummus
  • parsley, chopped, to garnish

Method

  1. Peel and slice the cooking chorizo and chop the roasted red peppers. In a dry frying pan, toast the flaked almonds, then tip into a bowl. Heat the olive oil in the same pan and add the chorizo and smoked paprika. Fry until the chorizo has released its oil, then stir in the peppers, crushed garlic and sherry vinegar. Cook for 1 min, then take off the heat. Spread the plain hummus onto a plate. Tip the chorizo mix on top, then sprinkle over the almonds and some parsley.