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Definition of tahini, a vegan sesame seed paste used in many ethnic cuisines.

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Tahini, a Little Known Sesame- Containing Food, as an Unexpected
Falafel Regular Vegetable burgers with salad and tahini sauce on
Vegetable burgers with salad and tahini sauce on thin lavash, seasoned with onions. Falafel Deluxe.
HUMMUS 2 cups canned garbanzo beans, drained 3 Tbsp. tahini
3 Tbsp. tahini (sesame seed paste) or sub 1 tsp. sesame oil Place the garbanzo beans, tahini, lemon juice, salt and garlic in a blender or food processor.
Luscious Lemon Tahini Dressing
Luscious Lemon Tahini Dressing. From Moosewood Restaurant Daily Special. Yields 1 ž cups.
Platters served with salad, hot pita bread, tahini sauce. Famous Falafel Mashed chick peas, lemon, tahini, seasoned & imported olive oil.

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A garden-variety nod to summer's end
To add a unique twist, pair vegetables with a yogurt and tahini dressing that will have your guests rethinking their allegiance to any other dip. In a blender or food processor, mince garlic. Add tahini, yogurt, lemon juice and salt and purée to blend.
Beef kafta with tahini-lime sauce
These are the beef kafta that Elias Curi likes with tahini-lime dressing and cucumbers mixed with yogurt.
Chicken Shawarma
To assemble shawarma sandwich, spread the tahini or garlic sauce on a pita bread, add the shredded chicken, cucumber slices and sliced tomatoes. Roll up the sandwich and grill again slightly just to warm the pita.
A la Carte: Steve Raichlen's 'Bold & Healthy Flavors'
Instead, Raichlen zeros in on healthful dishes from around the world, everything from an Indian-spiced lamb with yogurt-tahini, to polenta with Calabrian sausage sauce.
Crudites with lemon-tahini dressing
Make a light, lemony tahini dressing that looks lovely drizzled with good olive oil and sprinkled with sumac (or paprika). Choose 3 or 4 of the veggies suggested below, or whatever else looks good at your market. 1.

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Tahini - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tahini or sesame paste (Arabic: طحينه‎), is a paste of ground sesame seeds used in cooking.
Tahini Recipe - About Middle Eastern Food
Recipe for tahini, a Middle Eastern paste made of sesame seeds and olive oil. Tahini is served in popular Middle Eastern dishes like hummus.
Tahini - Definition of Tahini - What is Tahini?
Definition of tahini, a vegan sesame seed paste used in many ethnic cuisines.
What is tahini?
To make tahini, sesame seeds are soaked in water for a day, then crushed to separate the bran from the kernels.
Tahini Recipe ~ Cupcake Project
Jan 6, 2009 Your homemade tahini looks much better than the store bought variety. There was something about the store bought tahini that I never liked.

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