Tag: tahini

  • black sesame cookies

    black sesame cookies

    Happy Autumn! I was hoping to be making something a little more autumnal, like something with apples, pears, and/or pumpkin spice, but I sort of ran out of steam, and out of fresh ideas. Plus I made a drier more crumbly version of these last week, which I didn’t like, so I felt I needed…

  • banana tahini muffins

    banana tahini muffins

    A question. At what point does an ingredient get to be part of the name for the recipe? Does it need to be a prominent flavor component? Does it need to be a certain percentage of the overall weight of the finished product? I won’t bore you with the details, but today I had the…

  • sweet tahini rolls

    sweet tahini rolls

    I’m so happy to have had this week off from work to be able to do recipes like this in the morning AND to be able to meet up with visiting family–My 81 year-old father, my brother, my sister and her family, who are staying at my other sister’s house, and also at my brother’s…

  • Curried Hummus with Cilantro Almond Pesto

    Curried Hummus with Cilantro Almond Pesto

         I must say up front that this is a recipe from a co-worker, Janet, who brought this to work recently for a potluck, and I liked it so much that she not only gave me the recipe, but she also gave me a sample of the cilantro pesto to take home. Actually, this is just an approximation…