Tahini: peanut butter but from sesame – In hip circles it sounds like an obligation – Foodlog

Tahini peanut butter but from sesame In hip circles

In a number of western cities, tahini is the trendy tastemaker of today, or at least five years ago, in hipster America. What happens there also ends up with us after a few years, such as brewed coffee and kale. However, the jars of tahini have long been on the shelves of Levantine shops in … Read more

Better identification of sesame in food packaging needed to avoid anaphylaxis

Journal Reference: Kim Nguyen, Eva Greenthal, Sarah Sorscher, Peter Lurie, Jonathan M. Spergel, Katie Kennedy. Adverse Events and Labeling Issues Related to Suspected Sesame Allergy Reported in an Online Survey. Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, 2021; DOI: 10.1016/j.anai.2021.12.005 “Sesame is the ninth most common childhood food allergy in the US, yet many people don’t … Read more