Colourful roast vegetables and pomegrantes with a drizzle of tahini yoghurt

Tahini recipes

34 Recipes

Jazz up your dishes with tahini paste. This nutty Middle Eastern condiment is delicious in salad dressings, dips, yoghurts, hummus and even chocolate cookies!

10 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Make a stand-out yogurt dressing by adding a dollop of tahini. This easy veggie salad with chickpeas, aubergine, peppers and pomegranate is rich in omega-3, vitamin c, fibre, folate and calcium, plus…

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
22 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A simple quinoa bowl you can put together in 10 minutes and enjoy al-desko. It's vegan, healthy and gluten-free

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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14 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Barbecued sweet potato jackets with a bean and spinach filling, an ideal vegetarian option or make it vegan using a dairy-free yogurt alternative

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
77 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A smooth blended chickpea dip with tahini and garlic that's versatile and good for you, this easy hummus makes a great snack or lunch

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

A vegan tabbouleh with all the flavours of summer. The coconut and tahini dressing adds a creamy, nutty element to this winning couscous

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
30 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Quick, easy and packed with healthy veg, this is a great midweek meal for vegans and veggies

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This light coleslaw swaps mayonnaise for yogurt and tahini paste to make a low fat, super healthy side dish - perfect for a BBQ

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Serve this thick, moreish dip of roasted courgettes and Greek yogurt with crudités or flatbread as part of a Lebanese meze spread

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Make your own tahini using black or white sesame seeds, this recipe shows you how. Black ones have a nuttier, sweeter flavour, making them perfect for baking 

28 mins
More effort
6 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

This colourful fish supper is ready in just half an hour, served on a bed of couscous with crunchy cucumber and pomegranate seeds

30 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Use filo pastry to wrap salty Cypriot cheese with chilli, lemon and parsley, then serve with vibrant mash and an olive salad

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
9 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Flavour lamb mince with cumin and coriander and serve on a bed of tabbouleh-style wheat with parsley, tomatoes and sesame dressing

40 mins
Easy
5 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Oven bake courgettes, peppers and aubergines, add a kick of harissa and serve with couscous salad and cool yoghurt sauce

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Spice up your Sunday lunch with this Moroccan roast lamb, bursting with North African flavours - coriander, cumin, cinnamon and mint

2 hrs and 20 mins
More effort
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This courgette and couscous salad is great for a quick and healthy lunch or light dinner

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

This healthy, nutty dip, with tahini and smoked paprika, is perfect for spreading – eat with apple slices and vegetables for a quick lunch or snack

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

These whole roasted broccoli stalks with a nutty tahini yogurt and Puy lentils make a hearty veggie main that hungry guests can help themselves to

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Turn root vegetables and puff pastry into a stunning vegetarian starter or main with coriander, cumin and harissa

3 hrs and 5 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Bake a cake that has it all: moist, fragrant sponge, silky Italian meringue, tahini buttercream and sharp pear-laced salted caramel. Serve with a cup of tea.

1 hr and 50 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Fast becoming as popular as salmon, trout has been a forgotten gem for two long. Make the most of it in this fresh salad

15 mins
Easy
4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Tahini gives this cake a subtle nutty flavour that partners perfectly with rich chocolate. This recipe makes 2 cakes, so why not freeze one as a treat for another day!

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Roasting cauliflower kicks the flavour up a notch, with sweet pomegranate seeds and earthy tahini, served in warmed pitta bread

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
17 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This superhealthy supper is packed full of vibrant and fresh ingredients

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
1 rating 3.0 out of 5 star rating

An easy everyday supper that's low in calories and 2 of our 5-a-day? Sign us up! These crisp lettuce cups, seasoned goujons and tahini drizzle make a tasty meal that won't break the bank either

50 mins
Easy
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