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  • 300 grams Hulled Sesame Seeds
  • 120 grams olive oil light, light
  • pinch salt, according to taste
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    Preparation 30min
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    TM 5
    Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!
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Recipe's preparation


    1.  Place in TM bowl 300 grams of sesame seeds. MC not required. Roast for 10 mins/120°C/speed 1.


    2.  Roast a further 2 to 3 minutes if does not impart any slight aroma.


    3.  Completely cool it down.


    4.  Insert measuring cup. Process at 25 secs/speed 4 gradually building to 8. Scrape sides of bowl with spatula.


    5.  Add the olive oil and salt. Place measuring cup and  process at 25 secs/speed 4 gradually building to 6.

    6.  Repeat Step #5 above until a  desired smooth consistency is achieved.




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1.  "Hulled" Sesame seeds are preferred to make Tahini. Unhulled ones does not  get quite as smooth as when it is made from hulled sesame seeds. The author used hulled sesame seeds in this recipe.


2. Slight bitterness can be expected.


3.  Storage: Keeps well in the refrigerator for months.

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  • kennedyrh Thank you

    Submitted by macs30 on 2. May 2017 - 18:23.

    kennedyrh: Thank you tmrc_emoticons.)

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  • Sooooo easy, and without the preservatives. I have...

    Submitted by kennedyrh on 13. April 2017 - 17:38.

    Sooooo easy, and without the preservatives. I have a TM31 that does`nt heat to 120 degrees, so I just repeated Step 2 until I smelt the aroma.

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