Tourist tip #201 / Eating hummus like a local
Hummus is serious business in this country. Before you dig in to the nation's favorite spread, make sure you understand the basics.
Tourists to Israel know that no visit is complete without eating plenty of hummus, and that nearly every local has an opinion on where the absolute best chickpea blend – the Holy Land Holy Grail, if you will – can be found.
But it’s not just about where you eat your hummus, but how. Before you grab a pita and slather it with Israel’s national dip, make sure you know the basics of an Israeli...