Hummus With Chicken Shawarma Recipe

I prefer to eat hummus with chicken shawarma,I am careful with my intake of red meat & prefer white meat instead.Though hummus is a great dip that goes well with any kind of meat.
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Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time1 Hr 20 Min
Ready In1 Hr 30 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Whole boneless chicken2
 Salt1 1⁄2 Teaspoon (or to taste)
 Black pepper1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Allspice1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Ground cinnamon1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Ground cloves1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Ground red pepper1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Ground cardamom1 Teaspoon
 Lemon juice2 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 573 Calories from Fat 254

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 30 g45.5%

Saturated Fat 8.4 g41.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 368.3 mg

Sodium 3580.1 mg149.2%

Total Carbohydrates 10 g3.4%

Dietary Fiber 3.6 g14.6%

Sugars 0.9 g

Protein 75 g149.6%

Vitamin A 7.9% Vitamin C 29.1%

Calcium 6.1% Iron 31.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Marinate chicken with lemon & spices for an hour or two.Place meat in a baking dish & bake it till the upper layer of chicken turns light brown,then turn it over & cook from the other side as well till that also turns brown.
Cool chicken a bit,cut it into small squares & return to pan witj

Let chicken cool slightly. Cut in thin strips.On a palette place chicken at the center and surround it with Hummus.
Serve it hot with pita bread or you can have it just as it is.



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Snigdha says :

One of the most important ingredients to marinade meat for shawarma is yogurt.
Posted on: 18 January 2008 - 6:11pm