Sides, Starters, Vegan, Vegetarian

Airfryer Tenderstem Broccoli with a Sesame Tahini Dressing

Cooking method:

Ninja Air Fryer AF100
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Total time: 12 mins
  • Skill Easy
  • Serves 4 people

Airfryer Tenderstem Broccoli with a Sesame Tahini Dressing

Dressed broccoli makes a great side dish, try this air fried version for a crispy yet tender texture. The tangy dressing pairs really well with it.

Recipe tags


  • 200g tenderstem broccoli
  • Garlic infused olive oil (or regular)
  • 2 tbsp tahini
  • 1 tbsp sesame oil
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • ½ tbsp tamari
  • Pinch of salt

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  • Step 1

    Drizzle or brush the tenderstem broccoli with the olive oil

  • Step 2

    Place it in the air fryer basket

  • Step 3

    Air fry for 7 minutes at 200°c

  • Step 4

    While cooking, prepare the dressing

  • Step 5

    Stir together the tahini, sesame oil, tamari, lemon juice, salt and 1 tbsp of warm water until thickened

  • Step 6

    Serve the broccoli with the tahini dressing drizzled over

  • Step 7

    OPTIONAL: top with black sesame seeds and chopped red chilli or chilli flakes