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 (ho͝om′əs, hŭm′-)
Variant of hummus.
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Noun1.hommos - a thick spread made from mashed chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice and garlic; used especially as a dip for pita; originated in the Middle East
paste, spread - a tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers or used in preparing other dishes
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The dishes include Lebanese-style wraps, such as grilled lamb kofta or chicken wings, served with hommos and rice or Lebanese fries.
In the end I went for Labneh, a blend of Lebanese cream cheese, mint and cucumber, while the others plumped for Hommos Shawarma Chicken (pure chickpeas, sesame paste, lemon juice topped with sliced chicken), Hommos Beirutty (chickpea puree with hot green chilli, parsley, sesame paste and lemon juice) and Warak Inab (vine leaves stuffed with rice, tomato, onion, parsley and spices).
Maha Hommos, Karam al Alwani and Rawan al Jomat discussed the 'Assessment of dietary intake of folic acid and knowledge and believes of young adults in Qatar on folic acid and its relation with health and disease'.
By: Anna Bersen From the control tower at Cairo Airport, 26-year-old Muhammad Hommos makes sure that the airplanes land and take off safely.
The winners were Mohamed Alawi S A al-Yafei, Amer Mamdouh Hommos, Kayingil Mohamed Kutty Abdutty and Hamed Hussain A al-Saiari, each winning cash prize of QR10,000.
The UN's declaration of 2016 as the International Year of Pulses will elevate hommos to superfood status, according to a Lebanese food expert.
Last week, Hamza Hommos had a 75-minute meeting with his son on the outskirts of the border town of Arsal, where the captive soldiers and policemen are being held hostage by ISIS and Nusra Front.
There were jawaneh meshawi, falafel, hommos, mixed shawarma, kibbeh shamiya and baby ghanoujsh served with pickles, salad and home made bread.
A glass of icy cold arak is as Lebanese as a plate of tabbouleh or hommos, and it should be just as integrated in our collective repertoire.
In a balcony that views "the endless sea of dirty brown satellite dishes," the American writer Jason Stoneking's conversation with Egyptian artist Hany Hommos inspired him to start a new project.
Revamping of lined mesqas deriving from both the right side and left side of El Mahmoudiya Canal under funding from the World Bank & the AFD - Agence France de Development within both Markaz Abu Hommos & Markaz Kafr El Dawar in Beheira Governorate.
Mais il y a bien sur aussi les pois chiches en sauce tomate pimentee , et que l'on appelle familierement les pois de la Syrie ( Hommos Cham ) presqu'aussi efficace qu'un bon grog quand il fait vraiment froid .