Category: Sesame Seed

Toast Sesame Seeds

How to Toast Sesame Seeds

Toasted sesame seeds have a nutty flavour which is perfect for stir-fries and cold noodle dishes. Here are some easy instructions on how to toast sesame seeds.

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Khobz Mzaweq – Moroccan Bread with Sesame and Nigella Seeds

This Moroccan bread (khobz) is flavoured with semolina, sesame and nigella seeds. The top is scored with a design, brushed with an egg yolk wash and then dusted with more seeds and – hence its name, khobz mzaweq (decorated bread).

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Chinese Sesame Chicken

Sesame Chicken

The dish involves chicken (usually thigh) pieces that are de-boned, battered, and deep-fried, then dressed with a translucent, reddish-brown, semi-thick, somewhat sweet sauce made from cornflour, vinegar, wine or sake, chicken broth, and sugar, the last of which is a major contributor to sesame chicken’s relative sweetness.

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Steamed Greens with Honey and Sesame Dressing

Steamed Greens with Honey and Sesame Dressing

Enjoy the benefits of healthy steamed green vegetables with a delicious dressing blend of soy, honey, and sesame seeds. A very quick and easy to make side-dish.

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