sesame oil


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ses′ame oil`


n.
a yellow oil expressed from the seeds of the sesame, used in cooking, as a vehicle for medicines, and in the manufacture of margarine, soap, and cosmetics.
[1865–70]

sesame oil

An aromatic oil, particularly the unrefined, thick brownish version, made from sesame seeds. Used more as a flavoring than as a cooking oil.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sesame oil - oil obtained from sesame seeds
vegetable oil, oil - any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants
benniseed, sesame seed - small oval seeds of the sesame plant
Translations

sesame oil

nolio di sesamo
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NOTE: In Dipping Sauce recipe, home cooks may want to use 1/4 cup sesame oil and 3/4 cup vegetable oil in place of 1 cup sesame oil.
Ingredients (serves 1): For the salmon: 110g/4oz skinned salmon fillet, cubed' 2 tbsp honey' 2 tbsp soy sauce' 2 tbsp sesame oil.
For Chicken, in a large baking dish, marinate chicken in sesame oil and soy sauce, turning breasts several times, for a few hours or overnight, refrigerated.
Cream the water, shoyu and peanut butter together and stir into the vegetables with the basil and sesame oil.
Meanwhile, for peanut sauce, combine soy sauce, vinegar, peanut butter, broth, sesame oil, sugar, chile oil, garlic and ginger.
For Glaze, in a small saucepan, over medium heat, combine hoisin sauce, honey, vinegar, ginger, garlic, sesame oil and curry powder.
SERVES 4 INGREDIENTS: 450g lean pork 11/2 tbsp groundnut or vegetable oil 3 tbsp spring onions, finely chopped, plus extra to serve 1 tbsp shallots, sliced 3 tbsp Lee Kum Kee Black Bean Garlic Sauce 2 tsp soy sauce 1 tsp caster sugar 1 tbsp chicken stock or water 1 tbsp sesame oil
The technique is not at all difficult to master, and the aromatics " like ginger, scallion and sesame oil " are readily available.
INGREDIENTS 700ml chicken stock 3 garlic cloves, halved 4tbsp soy sauce, plus extra to season 1tsp Worcestershire sauce thumb-sized piece of ginger, sliced 1/2tsp Chinese five spice Pinch of chilli powder 1tsp white sugar (optional) 375g ramen noodles 400g sliced cooked pork or chicken breast 2 tsp sesame oil For the garnish 100g baby spinach 4 tbsp sweetcorn.
IT'S called Three-cup Chicken because, traditionally, it uses one cup of soy sauce, one cup of rice wine, and one cup of toasted sesame oil," says Ching.
Drizzle with the sesame oil and season lightly with salt.
1 Put the white crab meat in a bowl and add the avocado, spring onions, lime juice, sesame oil, salt and tabasco.