Our Roots

The Roots Hummus Story Begins in 2006 in a 200-square-foot storage room in the back of a West Asheville food co-op. From this modest space Matt Parris decided to launch a small takeout business, despite being armed with little more than a food processor and a healthy dose of naiveté.

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Our Hummus

Roots Hummus’ mission is straightforward: to make the absolute best hummus on the planet. To achieve this, we craft 100 percent natural, non-GMO, preservative-free hummus. Simple yet mighty, our hummus is a plant-based nutritional powerhouse that’s ready to eat anytime, anywhere. Every batch we create is nutrient dense and gluten-free.





No Preservatives

No Preservatives

Signature Oil-Free Hummus

Enjoy the classic, fresh flavor of Roots Hummus with only 1/2 the calories with our new Signature Oil-Free Hummus flavors. Two are entirely new: zesty Lemon Pepper and a Greek classic, Kalamata Olive. Read how we’re changing the hummus game below.

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Under Pressure

Trust the Process: How High Pressurization Keeps Roots Hummus Fresh Longer Than The Competition Dipotassium phosphate. Sodium benzoate. Potassium sorbate.

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