The Ultimate Tahini Recipes You Need To Try
Recipes March 10, 2023 Hannah Lamarque
Fed up of using tahini for a pot of makeshift hummus? There’s a whole world of recipes out there waiting to be tried. A paste of ground up sesame seeds, tahini lends itself to a huge amount of different dishes, pulling together a ton of different ingredients. Want to get handy in the kitchen? Tahini is here to help and after trying these recipes, you might never be tempted by a homemade hummus again.
You read that right; this chocolate tahini smoothie bowl shows the ingredient off as a sweet treat to finish off any healthy dessert. Balancing a sweet tooth with a healthy regime can seem like an uphill battle but if you put in a few tweaks here and there, you can whip up something tasty and low in fat. This breakfast bowl might look sinful but take a closer peek at the ingredients list and you’ll be in for a surprise. Nutty, chocolatey and down right tasty, this is the smoothie bowl to end all smoothie bowls.
Starting your morning with just enough sweetness can be all it takes to have a great day. This tahini date shake is proof enough of the fact, helping you to kickstart your day in the best way possible. Packed with tahini, dates and frozen bananas, this recipe goes easy on the preparation time and high on the flavor. It’s just up to you to throw the whole thing in a blender and – voila – you have the morning shake of your dreams!
There’s no denying the fact that sauces can help to finish off a meal but when they’re laden with fat and flavorings, it’s hard to justify using them in your meals. Stepping into the kitchen to make your own is the alternative. This peanut butter tahini sauce is the ultimate accompaniment to your favorite noodle bowl, adding in just enough spice to keep things really exciting on the flavor front. Drizzle liberally over your dish and sit back to enjoy.
If you’re firing up the grill, you might look to a load of fresh recipes to offset your meal. The tahini citrus dressing is all that you need to enjoy the barbecue of your dreams and, better yet, can be prepared in a matter of moments. Sweet and tangy, this sauce is a great way to finish off any summer salad and give those leafy greens a bit of a kick. Tahini and citrus fruit are a match made in heaven!
Thought you knew everything there was to know about miso soup? Just wait until you try this tahini version. The broth comes packed with squash and turnip chunks which, incredibly, finish off the dish in the most perfect way. The flavor of this soup might not be the same as that of “regular” miso soup but it’s so tasty and unusual that you might just end up loving it even more than the original!
Brownies are the ultimate sweet treat and thanks to tahini, you can enjoy them as part of a healthy and balanced diet! This chocolate and tahini pairing has all the rich gooeyness of your traditional cake with all the nuttiness of a peanut butter cup. Finished off with a glug of coconut oil, this is the healthiest and most indulgent brownie mixture that you might have ever seen!
After one slice of this banana bread bad boy, you might not believe that it is 100% vegan and refined sugar free. Loaded with tahini, coconut sugar, bananas and as many seeds as you like, the bread is moist and light, perfect for a mid afternoon snack. Pile it with nut butter, jam, or simply take it as it comes; this is one that you’re going to want to try!