It all boils down to a simple fact: if it weren’t for mothers, none of us would be here. How in the world can we repay that debt? Appreciating your mother goes far beyond a single day of acknowledgement, but Mother’s Day provides a special day that’s all about them.
There are plenty of ideas out there for mom-centric activities or throwing a great party, but we’re here to give you the rundown on delicious Mother’s Day recipes! After all, the foods you choose for a Mother’s Day menu are a great way of communicating your love—so why wouldn’t you want them to be amazing? In our opinion, stellar recipes for your mom’s special day should meet the following criteria
- Be delicious. No matter what you make, the food should definitely taste good! And your Mother’s Day menu should contain balanced flavors and selection of fruits, veggies, carbs, proteins, and dessert!
- Be healthy. If you’re trying to show mom your gratitude, don’t weigh your Mother’s Day lunch menu down with grease, salt,and sugar. Especially if you have plans for the day, lighter and more nutritious foods will provide good fuel for good times.
- Be creative. As with everything, it’s the thought that counts. Your recipes can be traditional, but adding a little something extra, or giving them a twist, makes for a fun and yummy meal.
Thankfully, crafting a delicious, creative, and healthy Mother’s Day menu is easier than you think. Especially when you use the best ingredients, a grand meal is totally within reach
Hummus Helps Your Mother’s Day Menu
At one point, hummus was merely a cultural Mediterranean dip—but in the last decade, its popularity has grown tremendously. This is mostly due to its incredible nutrient profile and plethora of versatile flavors, which both work to your advantage when you use it in your menu for your mom.
What do we mean? Well, a quick visit to our HOPE Kitchen and Instagram community will reveal hundreds of fresh recipes that are perfect for expressing real appreciation. We’ve chosen a few that we think make perfect Mother’s Day menu, so read on and see for yourself
It goes without saying that deviled eggs are a staple of Mother’s Day breakfast recipes. So if you’re thinking of whipping up a batch, why not go for something new? Adding some Jalapeño Red hummus boosts the protein, while also adding a fun kick!
If you want to add a tangy twist to your Mother’s Day menu, try these tasty appetizers. Stuff some halved sweet peppers with Buffalo Bleu hummus and top with Feta cheese, cilantro, and tomato, and you’ve got a quick and tasty finger food.
Rarely does something so simple look so beautiful. Original Recipe hummus takes on a beautifully pink hue and slightly sweet flavor when mixed with raw beets. Just top with sliced watermelon radish, purple cauliflower, asparagus tips, halved pea pods, lemon zest, and edible flowers like violas, and you’ve got a creative Mother’s Day recipe in less than 10 minutes.
Simple pasta dishes are great for your Mother’s Day lunch menu, and this one’s no exception. A quick and easy blend of chickpea pasta and Kale Pesto hummus, topped with baked heirloom tomatoes, this dish will certainly be disappearing fast
This pizza pastry has everything you need for your Mother’s Day lunch menu. Savory, filling, and healthy, this heirloom tomato galette features the warm and mellow flavor of Roasted Black Garlic hummus along with heirloom tomatoes, bleu cheese, basil, thyme, and onion.
Oats are the quintessential breakfast food: But you’ve never eaten them this way. When you add in our Spicy Avocado Hummus, you’ll get a delicious kick of flavor and spice. This is one of our favorite Mother’s Day breakfast recipes, because it’s a new twist on a classic breakfast item.
What are Your Favorite Mother’s Day Recipes
With fresh and unique recipes like these, you’re all set for a great holiday. And by using certified organic HOPE Hummus, containing only extra virgin olive oil and free of unhealthy preservatives and additives, you can show your love in the most considerate of ways. Healthy food and happy celebration with wonderful family—have yourself a blast