Homemade Sesame Mayonnaise

Sesame mayonnaise is perfect for tuna sandwiches or spicy
Course Condiment
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes


  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice preferably fresh
  • ¼ teaspoon fine sea salt
  • ½ cup sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon toasted sesame oil


  • Whisk egg yolk, lemon juice and salt together in a small bowl.
  • Combine the sesame oil and toasted sesame oil in a small measuring pitcher.
  • Add oil to egg yolk mixture, one drop at a time, whisking constantly until mayonnaise begins to form. Continue dripping in oil and whisking until all of the oil is incorporated.