Organic Sesame Seed White
Our natural Organic White Sesame Seeds' rich, nutty, and slightly sweet flavor can be used in any number of dishes from cuisines across the world. Heighten the flavor and beautifully garnish your meat, fish, seafood, coleslaw, vegetable, noodles, salads, and cabbage dishes. When it comes to the of sesame seeds your options are truly endless.
Using at Home
Make your own tahini, or sesame seed paste, a staple in traditional hummus, simply by toasting and then processing the seeds into a paste.
Use them in a stir-fry to add some texture to the dish.
Spice up a salad.
Add a new dimension to your next homemade pizza.
Toast the seeds to heighten their flavor.
Use the seeds as a nice textured topper to your next dessert!
Feel free to think outside the box!Health
Known to be an excellent source of zinc, calcium, phosphorous, magnesium, copper, iron, vitamin B1, and dietary fiber.
Source to help lower cholesterol and blood pressure.Benefits
Nutritional and medicinal properties.
Processed in our all-natural, gluten-free facility.History
Approximately 3600 years ago, writing from the Ancient Egyptians lists the flavorful seed as a favored medicine.
The ancient Babylonians are believed to have used sesame seeds to promote youth and beauty.
Most varieties are wild and native to sub-Saharan Africa.
Due to its unique ability to grow in areas otherwise unsuitable for agriculture. Today the sesame plant is cultivated throughout the world.
Sesame seeds have since been naturalized in tropical areas worldwide and today is primarily grown in India.
Sesame seeds are largely known for their extremely high oil content and in fact are the oldest oilseed crop known to man; believed to have been domesticated over 5000 years ago.
The common phrase "open sesame," known to be used for the first time in 1700s in Arabian Nights, as the magic words to open a sealed cave, is believed to be a reference to the sesame plant's seedpods that burst open upon reaching maturity.
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Our inner safety seals are pressure sealed and it is normal when twisting off the cap that the seal may come off, come loose, and/or tear - so long as none of the contents spill out, the product is safe to consume.