These 5-Minute Falafel Wraps are smothered in red pepper hummus, topped with peppery arugula, crunchy cucumbers, tomatoes, onions and drizzled in creamy tahini.
This super quick and hearty plant-based wrap will hit the spot come lunch time. Use any tortilla wrap or even pita bread. For this recipe I went with red pepper hummus but you can use your favourite hummus recipe. Next, I added a handful of arugula, because you know I gotta add some greens! Baby spinach would also be amazing in this wrap. After that, feel free to add whatever veggies you have on hand. I chose tomatoes, cucumbers and red onions! But you can also add sliced peppers, shredded carrots and creamy avocado.
To make this recipe super quick and convenient, I used my favourite ready-made veggie falafels from Yves Cuisine. I love having these on hand in the fridge for those busy days, and they’re also great tossed in a salad. I’m going to let you guys in on a little secret. There is a delicious homemade falafel recipe in The HealthNut Cookbook, so pick up a copy for the recipe!!
Now, to finish off this tasty falafel wrap! I drizzled tahini on top for an added creaminess. Using ingredients like hummus and tahini is a great way to add a “dressing” to your salad or wrap! Who needs mayo, am I right? Once you’re ready to wrap it up, make sure you close it at both ends! Another tip: wrap it as tight as possible. Then it will stay together if you’re bringing it to school or work! You can place the wrap in a reusable silicone storage bag or wrap it in bees wrap and pack it for lunch.
Love 5 minute lunch ideas? Then you’re going to love my Rainbow Stacked Veggie Sandwich, Easy Shrimp Sushi Bowl, and (No Mayo) Avocado Egg Salad!
If you make this recipe, be sure to share a photo on social media and tag me @healthnutnutrition and #healthnuteats so that I can see your creations!
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