Tahini - Sesame seed paste

Tahini is a Middle Eastern pantry essential .Its like the mayonnaise of the Middle East.

It is basically a ground paste made from hulled sesame seeds.

It has good amounts of omega-3, omega-6 fatty acids and phytosterols

It is quite easy to prepare and you can store it in refrigerator . It will come in handy when you are making Hummus and Baba Ghanoush

Recipe from Dede
You need
1/2 Cup Hulled sesame seeds
2 table spoons Olive Oil

Preheat oven to 400 degree
Line a cookie pan with parchment paper and spread the sesame seeds in the parchment paper.
Place in the oven for 4 minutes.
Once the roasted sesame seeds has cooled down , add it to a blender together with olive oil and blend it till a smooth paste is formed.


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