• [Translate to Englisch:] Sesampaste/Tahini

Sesame paste/Tahini

Assortment

  • 100% sesame

Bucket: 10 kg
Drum: 200 - 218 kg


Sesame paste (also known as tahini/tahina) is a beige-to-light-brown paste that tastes like roasted sesame seeds. Its consistency ranges from viscous to pasty. and has a viscous to pasty consistency.

Origin

Sesame paste is familiar fromwell known for its use in Middle Eastern/Mediterranean cuisine. It is produced in the Middle East, Turkey and Greece.

Harvest period

Year-round

Production

Made from hulled, roasted and ground sesame seeds with no further ingredients.

Uses

Sesame paste is used as a basic ingredient in hummus (a Middle Eastern specialty made from pureed chickpeas, sesame paste, olive oil and spices), but can also be used to make halva (a Middle Eastern confectionary specialty) or as a spread on bread.

Contact persons

Mr. Eicke Bittner
Department head Industry
Phone: +49 421 5239-47242
Fax:      +49 421 5239-47146
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