Over 30 of the best recipes using tahini! Learn how to bake with tahini and how to add it to any meal. You’ll find delicious lunches and dinners, savory sauces, and even desserts to curb that sweet tooth. These tahini recipes are unique, flavorful and ones you’ll come back to time and time again!
As you guys know, I have major love for tahini and will probably find any excuse to include it in a recipe. I first fell in love with the incredible spread when I took a trip to the Middle East a few years ago. Gorgeous vintage rugs + endless amounts of tahini = HEAVEN.
What is tahini?
Tahini is sesame seeds ground into a creamy, earthy, slightly bitter, slightly sweet paste that has the texture of natural nut butter. The flavor is mild and perfect for adding spices and herbs for a savory sauce or dip.
Can you bake with tahini?
YES! I personally love to bake with it because it keeps desserts super moist without adding too much of a nut butter flavor. Because tahini is made from sesame seeds it’s perfect for keeping recipes nut-free and allergy friendly. AKA tahini brownies for everyone.
Stock up on tahini ASAP and get ready to make these delicious recipes. Soom is my go-to brand, and they have a chocolate tahini that is literally the best thing I keep in my cupboard. SO GOOD. Use the code ‘ambitiouskitchen’ to get 10% off your order! Enjoy, xo!
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