Sesame King Tahini Receives Non-GMO Project Verification for its Tahini Pastes
Sesame King Tahini has received verification by the Non-GMO Project for their Roasted and Light Roasted Tahini pastes. Participating in the Non-GMO Project Verification Program was a natural step for Sesame King Tahini, whose mission is to provide its customers with a healthy, nutritious and safe tahini.
The Non-GMO Project is North America’s only independent verification organization for foods produced in accordance with its standard for avoidance of genetically modified organisms (GMOs). The organization uses a process that combines on-site facility audits, document-based review and product testing to verify compliance with the standard at every level of the supply chain, from manufacturing facilities to ingredient suppliers. The Non-GMO Project shares the belief that everyone deserves an informed choice about whether or not to consume genetically modified organisms.
“We are absolutely thrilled to have both our Roasted and Light Roasted Tahini Non-GMO Project Verified. As a leading manufacturer of tahini, our never ending goal is to produce tahini products that taste great and provide consumers with a healthy food choice. Healthy is good. Healthy and tasty is fantastic,” says Emile D. Maroun, Jr., general manager of Sesame King Tahini. “We have seen an overwhelming response from retailers and consumers to the quality, superior taste and the health benefits that our tahini delivers. We are extremely excited that our Sesame King Tahini continues to grow nationwide."
Sesame King Tahini pastes are made from 100 percent pure ground sesame seeds. The sesame seeds are shipped directly from the farms to their facility and are sifted, hulled, roasted and ground to perfection. Each Sesame King Tahini is all-natural, with a subtle, delightful aroma, rich with texture and delicious taste. Sesame King’s parent company, Sunshine International Foods mechanically hulls its sesame seeds, meaning no chemicals or hulling agents are used during the manufacturing process.
Sesame King Tahini paste come in seven flavors that include Roasted, Light Roasted, Olive Oil, Garlic, Cajun, Honey and Chocolate. Each flavor is rich in proteins and vitamins, made with no additives or preservatives, peanut and tree nut free, trans fat free, gluten-free, Kosher Certified. Sesame King Tahini pastes come in 16-ounce plastic jars.