Tahini

Ingredients

Preparation

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Toast sesame seeds for 5 -10 minutes, shaking the seeds frequently with a spatula. Do not allow to brown.
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Allow sesame seeds to cool for 20 minutes.
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Pour sesame seeds into food processor and add oil.
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Blend for 2 minutes. Check for consistency.
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The texture of the paste should be thick yet pourable. Add more oil and blend until you achieve desired consistency.

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Tahini is a key ingredient in hummus and other Middle Eastern foods.

Yield:

1.0 CUP

Added:

March 2, 2010

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