gomashio

Pronunciation: [goh-MAH-shee-oh]

Available in natural food stores and some Asian markets, gomashio is a seasoning composed of sea salt and toasted sesame seeds. See also goma.

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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