By Brian Kavanagh of The Sophisticated Caveman

This fresh, herby, tangy Whole30 Lemon Tahini dressing gets it’s creaminess from tahini, which is made from ground sesame seeds and has a subtle nutty flavor. It’s fantastic on a crisp salad, as a dip for raw veggies, or drizzled over your favorite protein.

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Whole30 Lemon Tahini Dressing


Lemon Tahini Dressing

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  • 3/4 cup tahini
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1 garlic clove ,minced
  • 3/4 cup warm water
  • 2 tablespoons fresh parsley ,chopped
  • 3/4 teaspoon sea salt


  • COMBINE the tahini, lemon juice, and garlic in a pint-size jar and mix well.
  • GRADUALLY add the water, stirring until smooth.
  • SEASON with salt and parsley.
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Brian Kavanagh

Recipe Creator and Photographer | The Sophisticated Caveman

Brian Kavanagh, also known as The Sophisticated Caveman, is a creative professional with a special place in his heart for food. After struggling with weight loss for years, he stopped counting calories and began to look at the ingredients in his food and where it was coming from. He believes that eating simple, clean, real food is universal. For more Whole30 recipes and meal ideas, check out his blog and follow him on Instagram.