Split each pita in half. Brush with olive oil. Sprinkle with paprika, garlic powder, salt, pepper and cayenne. Place on baking sheet. Bake in 350 degree Fahrenheit oven for 12 to 15 minutes or until browned and crisp. Let cool; break into bite-sized pieces.
Sumac is a red Middle Eastern spice that has a tart citrusy flavor. Look for it in specialty Middle Eastern groceries or markets.
Add canned rinsed chickpeas if desired.
Middle Eastern-style pitas are thinner and less dense than Greek pitas.
This recipe is an excellent source of protein, folate, choline and vitamin A.