8 Ways to Use Tahini Beyond Hummus

BY FOODACIOUSLY

Curious to know what else you could make with tahini besides hummus? Discover these 8 easy and healthy ways to use sesame paste in both sweet and savoury recipes!

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Tahini & Semolina Cake

We turned the classic Lebanese "sfouf" cake vegan and sugar-free. It's made with tahini and semolina and it's one of our favourites — try it out!

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2

Tahini Pistachio Cookies

Give cookies a healthy makeover and try these scrumptious pistachio & tahini cookies! They're both vegan and gluten-free.

3

Tahini Basil Pesto

Next time you crave pasta with pesto, try out this alternative to the classic Italian recipe! Made with tahini instead of pine nuts — and also dairy-free!

4

Tahini Candy (Sugar-Free)

Ever tried Halva? It's a delicious Middle Eastern sweet made with tahini. The classic one is loaded with sugars. Ours has got no sugars whatsoever!

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5

Tahini Lime Dressing

You know what else Tahini is great for? Making sauces! Here, we made a refreshing salad dressing with tahini and lime. Try it!

6

Tahini Sauce Mushroom Pasta

And where there's sauce, there's pasta! We made this one with a creamy mushroom and tahini sauce. A well-rounded and nutritious meal!

7

Tahini Artichoke Dip

Those looking for a dipping alternative to hummus should try out this recipe! It's a creamy spinach & artichoke dip that won't disappoint.

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8

Sesame Apricot Rice Bars

Tahini is also an excellent binder, and you can use it in many bakes and treats — including energy bars! See it in action in these sesame and apricot rice bars.

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