All week long, we're highlighting some of our favorite New York-based makers, whose goods you can find in our I Heart NYC collection on Provisions. Follow along for a taste of New York -- without stepping foot on a subway.
Today: Shahar Shamir and his team at Brooklyn Sesame have turned sugar-heavy halva into a healthier, versatile spread perfect for blending into refreshing summer smoothies. So lounge out, crack a book, and halva sip.
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There are many ways to use our wonderful halva spreads from Brooklyn Sesame -- be it smeared on toast for breakfast, paired with fruit for a nutritious mid-day snack, served alongside your favorite cheese as an appetizer, or spooned straight from the jar to satisfy your sweet tooth.
This summer, I've found myself enjoying our halva spreads in smoothies especially. They make for a great on-the-go breakfast or a refreshing afternoon snack on a hot summer day. My favorite is a "Tropical Dessert" smoothie -- it's as delicious and refreshing as it sounds!