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Tahini Definition

Hummus made with tahini

Odelia Cohen
Definition: a paste made from sesame seeds. It is a basic ingredient in Middle Eastern cooking for it is the foundation for recipes such as hummus. Tahini can be prepared easily at home using toasted sesame seeds and olive or vegetable oil. Try making it at home with this simple tahini recipe.
Pronunciation: ta-heen-ee

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