Hummus is a Levantine and Egyptian food dip or spread.
It is made from cooked, mashed chickpeas or other beans, blended with tahini, olive oil, lemon juice, salt and garlic.
Today, hummus is popular throughout the Middle East and in Middle Eastern cuisine around the globe.
As an appetizer and dip, hummus is scooped with flatbread, such as pita.
It is also served as part of a meze or as an accompaniment to;
- grilled chicken,
- fish or eggplant.
Outside the Middle East, hummus is sometimes served with tortilla chips or crackers. (source)
So can hamsters eat hummus?
No they can’t unfortunately. It is not good for them due to the ingredients it contains.
As a result, this is why it is a food that hamsters should avoid.