Home Made Garam Masala

garam masala powderIn most of the Kerala meat dishes garam masla is an unavoidable ingredient.Instead of store bought masal  try the home made garam masala to prepare the dishes. Here is the recipe for it.


Coriander Seeds : 2tsp
Fennel Seeds /Perum Jeerakam : 2 tsp
Cinnamon Stick/karugapatta : 2    2″ pieces
Cloves/Grambu : 4
Star anise / Takkolam : 3
Green Cardamom //elakka : 4 pods
Nutmeg         : 1/2
Poppy Seeds: 1/4tsp

Put all the ingredients over a hot vessel and slightly roast , the heavier one first. Put off the flame when it begins to change the colour.Cool and grind to a fine powder. Store in an air tight container and use when required.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...