Sesame-Miso Spread

Prep Time


Cooking Time

Less than 10 mins





Cooking with

This simple and tasty spread goes well on bread or toast, rice cakes, crackers, or chapati.


  • 4 tbsp tahini
  • 4 tbsp water
  • 1 level tbsp Mitoku Organic Brown Rice Miso or Mitoku Organic Barley Miso
  • 1 rounded tbsp minced onion, scallion or chives (optional)
  • ¼ tsp dried basil or 1 tsp fresh chopped basil (optional)

Preparation Method

  1. Mix all ingredients well in a small saucepan or skillet and bring slowly to a simmer over medium-low heat, stirring constantly.
  2. Gently simmer for 1 to 2 mins while stirring constantly, then remove from the heat. If too thick, stir in more water, a teaspoon at a time.

Recipe by John & Jan Belleme