“Pasteli” a 6000-year-old sesame seed candy

by | Jun 27, 2016

“Pasteli” is a sesame seed candy, its origins dating back to ancient Greece. There are references to “pasteli” in Herodotus and even Homer. Its main ingredient, sesame, used to be one of the most important ingredients in the cuisine of many ancient civilisations. It has many amino acids, iron, vitamins, antioxidants. Combined with the numerous healthy benefits of honey and the rest of its pure ingredients, it is simply a great snack for everyone!