Torator - Middle Eastern Sesame Lemon Sauce

4
Servings
5m
Prep Time
0m
Cook Time
5m
Ready In


"Tarator is a favorite sauce in the Eastern Mediterranean. It is often served with shawarma, fish, falafel, kefta or over vegetables. Sometimes it is spelled taratoor, taratur or taratour. From whats4eats."

Original recipe yields 4 servings
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Nutritional

  • Serving Size: 1 (59 g)
  • Calories 89.3
  • Total Fat - 7.2 g
  • Saturated Fat - 1 g
  • Cholesterol - 0 mg
  • Sodium - 448.6 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 5.2 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 1.8 g
  • Sugars - 0.3 g
  • Protein - 2.8 g
  • Calcium - 67.6 mg
  • Iron - 0.5 mg
  • Vitamin C - 7 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.2 mg

Step 1

Place the tahini, lemon juice and salt in a large bowl. Add most of the water and whisk together until smooth. Add more of the water depending on how thick you like the sauce and adjust salt to taste. It is typically served somewhat thick in the Middle East.

Tips & Variations


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