sesame seed


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Noun1.sesame seed - small oval seeds of the sesame plantsesame seed - small oval seeds of the sesame plant
sesame oil - oil obtained from sesame seeds
flavorer, flavoring, flavourer, flavouring, seasoning, seasoner - something added to food primarily for the savor it imparts
benne, benni, benny, sesame, Sesamum indicum - East Indian annual erect herb; source of sesame seed or benniseed and sesame oil
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Uttar Pradesh, May 30 -- Indian Sesame Oil Industry is gaining momentum alongside significant growth in terms of production and consumption due to availability in forms of sesame seed, that can be directly consumed, and sesame oil, that is used in cooking and ayurvedic treatments.
However, the farmers should use high quality sesame seed to get bumper yield.
Sesame seed is largely used in the Middle East diet such as Iranian diet [12].
Sesame seed oil like sunflower seed oil is rich in Omega 6 fatty acids but lacks Omega 3 fatty acids.
And together they might just change the way we think about the humble sesame seed.
There is a wide variety--of oil crops ranging from largely known and highly utilized ones like soya bean, palm kernel, groundnut, extra, to underutilized ones like walnut, locust bean, African oil bean, sesame seed, etc.
The Seared Sesame Seed, Coriander, and Black Pepper Crusted Ahi Tuna Steak is one of Chef de Cuisine Mary Grace Moss's signature entrees.
In Hadramout, the most prevalent kind of sesame seed is the black sesame seed.
Essential tahini is made from roasted organic Fairtrade sesame seed sourced from the Del Campo co-operative in Nicaragua.
Dishes such as our yellow fin tuna with stir-fried vegetables, rice vermicelli and sesame seed oil dressing are great for this.
Sesame seeds are packed with two unique sesame seed lignans, called sesamin and sesamol, which are inducers of cholesterol reduction as revealed by a number of studies.
Smoked Paprika and Black Sesame Seed are the latest to join the Gourmet Collection line of premium spices and herbs.