Homemade Tahini Paste: 2 ingredient 5 minute vegan recipe. Tahini paste is irreplaceable in hummus and widely used in salad dressings. Add it to noodle dishes, stir-fries, homemade bread, pesto, cookies and brownies to give them a nutty flavor. Gluten-free, healthy and delicious! Homemade tahini paste tastes much better and is cheaper than the one from the store.