This zucchini noodle salad is flavorful and unique — and super simple to make thanks to a dressing made mostly of hummus!

Zucchini Noodle Salad with Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Dressing - get the easy salad recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Huhhh…. hummm…. hummus. HUH?

I just heard through the grapevine that there are people who do not know what hummus is. Whaaaat?

Well, I’m here to help. I’ve teamed up with Sabra to celebrate National Hummus Day. It’s today – May 21st! If you’re reading this on May 22nd, no worries! Make sure to mark your calendar for May 21st, 2016.

If you don’t know what hummus is, you’re probably new around here because I have quite a few hummus recipes on this little piece of internet-land. (PS: Meet Hummus, wiki-style. Educate yourself and then feed yourself.)

I’m adding to that list with another one of my obsessions – zucchini noodles, aka zoodles. Sick of ’em yet? Good, me neither. (PS: I use this Spiralizer.)

This salad is super easy to make and unbelievably flavorful thanks to Sabra Roasted Red Pepper Hummus (my fave flavor!).

Zucchini Noodle Salad with Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Dressing - get the easy salad recipe on RachelCooks.com!

You could really add any vegetables into this zucchini noodle salad that you wanted, but I wanted to continue the red pepper flavor with some fresh red bell peppers. I also added radishes for crunch and tomatoes for juicy bites of freshness. You could also try experimenting with different flavors of hummus to make this a completely new creation. I’m thinking basil pesto hummus with some fresh basil, mozzarella, and tomatoes! How tasty would that be?

Zucchini Noodle Salad with Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Dressing - get the easy salad recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Zucchini Noodle Salad with Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Dressing

This zucchini noodle salad is flavorful and unique — and super simple to make thanks to a dressing made mostly of hummus!

Ingredients:

  • 1 zucchini, spiralized or cut into thin strips
  • 1/3 red bell pepper, chopped (about half cup chopped)
  • 3 radishes, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup grape tomatoes, halved
  • 1/4 cup Sabra Roasted Red Pepper Hummus
  • 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
  • salt and pepper to taste

Directions:

  1. In a medium-sized mixing bowl, mix together spiralized zucchini, red bell pepper, radishes, and grape tomatoes.
  2. In a small measuring cup, mix together hummus, red wine vinegar. Pour over salad and stir to combine. Taste and season with salt and pepper as desired.
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Verdict: Healthy and delicious, what more could you want?

Husband’s take: Umm…I don’t think he has had the pleasure of trying this. I guess I’m a hummus piggy.

Changes I would make: None are necessary but you all know I’m dreaming of basil!

Difficulty: Easy!

Looking for more tasty salads like this zucchini noodle salad? Make sure to check out my salads board on Pinterest!

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Zucchini Noodle Salad with Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Dressing - get the easy salad recipe on RachelCooks.com!