Buy Sesame Seeds (Black)
Milled and blended in Hong Kong.
These black sesame seeds from India are a pure, matte black colour - 100% natural, and pure, no added colours. Our black sesame seeds are clean and free from adulteration, dirt, large stems like is commonly found in the markets. As they have not been hulled and still have their skins intact, these seeds are perfect for medicinal uses and cooking alike.
Sesame Seeds (Black) Cooking Notes:
Cuisine: Indian, Chinese, British, Korean, Japanese, Middle eastern
Food Pairings: flatbread, fish, chicken, cumin, honey, lemon, cheese, salad, leafy greens, soba, coconut, miso, ginger
Serving size: 2 grams
Flavour: Bitter, Almond
Usage: Sprinkle on as a garnish for various fish, chicken, salad and bread dishes. Or grind to use in cooking as a paste for a nutty flavour.
Sesame Seeds (Black) Technical Notes:
Origin: Western India
Quality*: Unhulled, Natural, Grade A
Also known as: Sesamum indicum, 黑芝麻
*INDUSTRY SPECIFIC TERMINOLOGY.
Please note that our ingredients are 100% natural and processed using traditional methods. As a result there may be some visible imperfections. Our spices will have variations in size and colour due to factors such as the amount of sunlight they received when growing, or the amount of rainfall in a particular season. These differences in appearance are entirely normal, and are the result of not treating them with any chemicals, reducing unnecessary hand selection, and minimizing waste.