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Sesame Seeds, White Toasted

Original price $5.95 - Original price $6.95
Original price
$5.95 - $6.95
Current price $5.95
Size: 53 g / 1.85 oz
Unlike black sesame seeds, white sesame seeds are hulled, which gives them a milder, sweeter flavour and a softer texture. Sesame seeds are used in baked goods and sweet and savoury dishes throughout the world. They are used whole, ground into a smooth or coarse paste for dishes such as hotensa goma-ai (spinach with sesame paste), dan dan noodles, and tahini (made from raw seeds) or Asian sesame paste (made from toasted seeds). In their raw state, sesame seeds are pleasant but quite bland; toasted, they become intensely nutty and rich. Sesame is high in healthy fats, calcium, protein and anti-oxidants.
About South China Seas

About South China Seas

Since 1994, South China Seas has spent over 30 years sourcing the most intense and flavourful spices from around the world. We grind, blend and package our spices in Vancouver, Canada. Our ever-growing collection of spices, herbs and blends represents our passion for global flavours & exploring international cultures through food. 

"The definitive location for all of your exotic cuisine needs, the South China Seas Trading Company does an excellent job of stocking unique items from all over Asia, Latin America, India and the Caribbean."

"Excellent spot to find otherwise obscure ingredients. I found long peppercorns after a year of searching and real wasabi!"

"I've been shopping at South China Seas for over 20 years and I'm always happy with the selection of products . . . I can always find the sauces and ingredients that I need for my favourite Chinese, Japanese, Indian, and Latin American recipes."