A vital ingredient to hummus this sesame paste is very versatile and can be used as a base for salad dressings or suaces.
Cuisine: Middle Eastern
- ½ cup sesame seeds, toasted and cooled
- 2-4 tbsp. olive oil
- pinch of sea salt
- Place the sesame seeds in a food processor or spice grinder, pulse until finely ground. Add the olive oil and salt and process until a paste forms. Store the tahini in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 months. Makes ⅓ cup.