Yupik Black Sesame Seeds are whole seeds without the addition of oil, fat, salt, or other additives! Nutty and creamy in flavor, sesame seeds are also crisp and seedy in texture. Black Sesame Seeds also blend and roast easily for either topping foods, or baking and cooking applications. Buy Black Sesame Seeds by 500g, kilo, or case to keep your cupboard well-stocked with this pantry must-have!
HEALTH BENEFITS: Heart-healthy!
Sesame seeds are delicious and packed with nutritional goodness! Here are some of the facts:
- Excellent source of protein, fiber, iron, and calcium
- Sesame seeds contain phytosterols, which help to lower bad cholesterol (LDL)
HOW TO USE: Tahini heaven!
Sesame seeds are extremely versatile in both sweet and savory foods! Add these tiny seeds to baked goods for a nutty, creamy, colorful bite without the heaviness or bulkiness of nuts. You can also use your sesame seeds in an array of savory foods, either as an addition, a coating, or a topping. Add sesame seeds to salads, vinaigrettes, yogurt, granola, and more! Top salmon, chicken, tofu, or meat with a sprinkling of black sesame seeds for a dramatic and nutty addition! Try this delicious recipe for Sesame-Crusted Salmon with a Ginger Lime Vinaigrette
ABOUT SESAME: Did you know?
The popular phrase Open Sesame!” from Arabian Nights is said to derive from the fact that sesame seed pods burst open once they reach maturity!
HOW TO STORE SESAME SEEDS: Preserve freshness!
Store in a cool, dry place for up to 12 months.