Mangalorean Recipes

  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size
Home Other Regions Middle East - Arabic Tahina - Sesame Sauce

Tahina - Sesame Sauce

E-mail Print PDF


Quantity Measure Ingredients Description:
250 Grams Teel. (Sesame Seeds) Wash and grind. With all ingredients
10 Flakes/Cloves Garlic (Lason, Losun) Wash and grind. With all ingredients
5 Medium Chillies Green Wash and grind. With all ingredients
2 Teaspoon Lime Juice Wash and grind. With all ingredients
1 Salt-Spoon Salt Wash and grind. With all ingredients
3 Tablespoon Salad Oil Blend with paste.


Wash the white teel and and then grind it in a grinder, with the other ingredients to a fine paste. Can use as sandwich spread, or to mix with Hammoos.  

Arabic Bread, Khobz ican also be found on this website.

What is Tahina?

Think  of peanut butter, but only made with sesame seeds. To make Tahina, sesame seeds are soaked in water for a day, then crushed to separate the bran from the kernels. The crushed seeds are put into salted water, where the bran sinks, but the kernels float and are skimmed off the surface. They are toasted, then ground to produce their oily paste. There are two types of Tahina, light and dark, and the light ivory version is considered to have both the best flavor and texture. 

Tahina also called Tahini, is most closely associated with the Middle East, where it is eaten as is, and often used in making hummus (mashed chickpeas, flavored with lemon juice and garlic), baba ghanoush (a pur

Bookmark with:    Digg Digg    reddit reddit    Facebook Facebook    StumbleUpon StumbleUpon    Newsvine Newsvine



WOW MOM - Please send this link to your friends in Mumbai.

Hair Accessories, Snap Clips, Bobby Pins, and creative stuff. Visit my page - Click on the Pic - -------------------------------------

Artwork For SALE

Artwork By Ruchi - Please send this link to your friends in Mumbai.

Art by Ruchi Pais - Contact: 9821611343 Mumbai Click on the Picture ------------------------------

Face Book Badge



Walter J. Pais

Mangalorean Recipes Facebook Page


Who's Online

We have 75 guests online

Google Ad 3 CLICK

Google Ad: Click

Mangalorean Recipes Facebook Group

I invite you to join our group on Face Book. Click the picture

Ranjit and Ruchi Pais, Hair Stylists

Mumbai's Trendiest Cuts Ranjit and Ruchi now operate from Goa. Call them for appointments. Timings: 9:30am - 9:30pm Call +919821611343 for appointments Click on the picture below:

Google AD 2: Click

Web Links

Links: Find other websites of interest here. Create your account and post a Web Link of your own. Click on the link below

HTML Module Ad 4