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Tomato Salad with Turkish Tahini Dressing Recipe

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Submitted by claudia7949

Makes 5 servings



Yield: Serves four to six (the recipe makes about 2/3 cup dressing). Advance preparation: The dressing will be good for a couple of days in the refrigerator, but it will thicken and become more pungent. Thin out with water as desired.

Recipe Ingredients for Tomato Salad With Turkish Tahini Dressing

1 1/2 pounds tomatoes (or a mixture of red and green tomatoes, cored and sliced)
4 tablespoons (sesame) tahini
1/3 cup water
2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice
1 garlic cloves
1 Salt to taste
1/2 teaspoon cumin seeds, lightly toasted and ground
1 Freshly ground pepper or Aleppo pepper to taste
1 tablespoons chopped flat-leaf parsley

Recipe Directions for Tomato Salad With Turkish Tahini Dressing

  1. 1. Arrange the sliced tomatoes on a platter.

  2. 2. Mix together the tahini, water and lemon juice. Combine the garlic with 1/4 teaspoon salt in a mortar and pestle, and mash to a paste. Stir into the tahini mixture. Add the cumin, then salt and pepper (or Aleppo pepper) to taste. Thin out with water if the dressing is too thick to pour. Drizzle over the sliced tomatoes, sprinkle on the parsley and serve.

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Appetizers

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 171.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
99
Calories from Fat
61
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.8g
10%
Saturated Fat
0.9g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
53mg
2%
Potassium
390mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
8.7g
3%
Dietary Fiber
2.8g
11%
Sugars
3.8g
Protein
3.4g
Vitamin A 24% Vitamin C 36%
Calcium 7% Iron 9%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in manganese
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in potassium
  • High in thiamin
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
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