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Black Sesame Seeds

Visually striking and nutritionally beneficial, Black Sesame Seeds have a mild, nutty, slightly sweet flavor and add a delicate crunch to numerous dishes and baked goods.

  • Raw, untoasted seeds

  • A striking garnish for sushi, breads, noodle dishes and more

  • High in copper, manganese, calcium, iron and zinc

  • Manitou Trading Company
    Price: $6.40
    $3.76 / Ounce

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    Suggested uses

  • Use these versatile seeds to garnish everything from salads, stir-fried vegetables and Asian noodle dishes to cakes, cookies and breads

  • Add to breading or batter for fish and poultry to add flavor, color and crunch

  • Substitute for peanuts in brittle for a unique twist

  • Stir into sushi rice after cooking for a striking garnish on maki rolls

  • Can be pressed for their flavorful oil or ground into a paste for flavoring sauces

  • Basic prep

    Ready to use. Add to taste. To toast, place a skillet over high heat, add the seeds and stir frequently to avoid burning. When the seeds release a toasted nutty fragrance, remove from pan or skillet (about 3-5 minutes).

    Storage & handling

    Store in a dry, cool place.


    Sesame seeds.

    Classic recipe

    Black Sesame and Cumin Seed Puri

    Puffy and golden brown, this unleavened black sesame seed- and cumin seed-stippled Indian bread is a great accompaniment to saucy Indian curries. It’s also made for dipping into mint chutney before the main course.