Brown sesame seed is used to both garnish and spice breads soups and condiments. Sesame seeds impart a nutty wholesome flavor as well as a nice color contrast when used as topper for baked goods. Another popular use for sesame seeds is as an oil that is used for cooking. Usage of the sesame seed is wide spread around the world and many a culture has a specialized use for the seeds in some form or another. Notable uses include: Pinni(an Indian Sweet)Halva(a Mediterranean treat) and Tahini( a dip from the Middle East). | Brown Sesame Seeds are used as a spice in soups salads breads to add a nutty flavor.