Sesame Crusted Tuna With Wasabi Sauce

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by kfreekave

I tried this recipe tonight and it is wonderful!

Top Review by DDW7976

Excellent sauce. We had out-of-town company and together we picked the recipe. I have another favorite that has a wasabi butter sauce but decided to try this one because it doesn't have the butter. I used black sesame seeds and we seared the tuna on the grill then drizzled with the sauce. Delish!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Whisk 1/2 cup water and wasabi powder in medium bowl to form smooth paste. Whisk in soy sauce, 2 tablespoons peanut oil, sherry, and sesame oil. Set aside.
  2. Coat eachside of the tuna steaks with the sesame seeds.
  3. Heat 1 Tablespoons of peanut oil in a heavy skillet over high heat. Add tuna and sear until opaque in center, about 3 minutes per side.
  4. Remove Tuna from skillet and add sauce. Reduce saude until thick. Pour sauce over tuna or serve on the side.

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