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Maltese Triple Sesame Otti with olive oil and stevia [Vegan]

I used Renato Briffa’s recipe to make a healthier version of these traditional Maltese biscuits and used olive oil and stevia instead of sugar,butter or lard.  I also added some tahini to acquire a more intense sesame flavour and brushed the cookies ever so lightly with sesame oil as soon as I took them out of the oven.’ Photography: Ian Noel Pace, CJ Baldacchino and … Read More Maltese Triple Sesame Otti with olive oil and stevia [Vegan]

Roasted potatoes wth Tahini and sesame seeds

  As seen on tv,  a must-try recipe. You will need: 500g potatoes, skin on, partially cooked by chopping and boiling for 5 minutes 2 spoons tahini 1/2 tablespoon dried oregano 1 clove garlic, finely chopped 4 spoons sesame seeds Sea salt to season 2 tablespoons olive oil Drain the cooked potatoes well. Prepare an ovenproof dish by brushing lightly wth a spoon of … Read More Roasted potatoes wth Tahini and sesame seeds

Renato’s sesame cookies

A wonderful display of local pastries and breads prompted me to bake these so very delicious sesame cookies as soon as I went home. They are very easy to make and I use Renato’s old recipe. We love dunking them in our coffee. You will need: 315g flour 100g butter 1 spoon baking powder A few drops of a good vanilla extract Zest of … Read More Renato’s sesame cookies