Root Vegetable Hummus

Root Vegetable Hummus
24 397 g servings Yield


  • 454 g Rutabaga
  • 454 g Celery Root
  • 592 ml Primo Gusto Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 454 g Jumbo Carrots
  • 454 g Fennel
  • 454 g Leeks
  • to taste Kosher Salt
  • to taste Trade East Ground Black Pepper
  • 7 g Sesame Seed Tahini Paste
  • 7 g Roasted Garlic
  • 2 ct. Markon Lemons, juiced
  • 2 Tbsp. Turmeric
  • 2 Tbsp. Trade East Ground Celery Seed Spice
  • 3 Tbsp. Olive Mist Cooking & Seasoning Spray
  • 48 ct. GFS Dark Rye Bread
  • 340 g Markon Ready-Set-Serve Wild Baby Arugula
  • 12 ct. (Recipe) Mustard Seed Relish


1. Peel the rutabagas. Dice into 1" squares. Place in boiling salted water. Simmer until just cooked through. Place in a colander. Allow to drain. Place on a parchment-lined sheet pan. Allow to cool.

2. Peel the celery root and carrots. Keep separate. Cook times will vary. Place in mixing bowls. Drizzle 1 Tbsp. of olive oil over each vegetable. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Place on parchment-lined sheet pans. Place in a 177°C convection oven. Cook 30 minutes or until tender. Allow to cool.

3. Trim the fennel and leeks. Slice thin. Place 28 ml of olive oil in a heated sauté pan. Add the fennel and leeks. Season with salt and pepper. Sauté until tender. Allow to cool.

4. Place the rutabagas, celery root, carrots fennel, leeks, 480 ml of olive oil, tahini, garlic, lemon juice, turmeric and celery seed in a bowl. Mix thoroughly. In small batches place in a food processor and chop until smooth. Place in a storage container. Cover and refrigerate until needed.

To prepare à la carte:
1. Spray both sides of two pieces of bread with the olive oil spray. Grill on both sides until browned and crunchy.

2. Place 15 g of arugula on a serving plate. Place 113 g of root vegetable hummus on top of the arugula. Place 1 Tbsp. of mustard seed relish on top of the hummus. Slice the bread slices diagonally. Stack them next to the hummus.