Multipurpose Masala Powder

This is from Meenakshi ammal's book. This powder makes ur job easier. . Am gonna give a small measurement u may increase  for ur requirement.

Ingredients :

Coriander seeds -- 2 tbsp
Dessicated coconut (kopparai thengai ) -- 1 tbsp
Bengal gram /Channa dal -- 1 tbsp
Dry red chillies -- 5 no.
Oil -- 1 tsp

Method :

In a small pan, dry roast the dessicated coconut first and keep aside. In the same add 1 tsp of oil and fry channa dal,red chillies,coriander seeds and cool it for few minutes. Mix everything in the mixie/blender and grind to a fine powder . Store it in the refigerator. This stays good for even a month..

Will update the picture next time when i make it cos i've used all the powder i made at once.

Usage :

* u can mix this for making mysore rasam
* for making gothsu
* veggie fry
* arachiti vitta sambar
* Vatral kulambu
* stuffed Brinjal

It never ends .........


  1. wow...very flavorfuland easy to make masala powder...thanks for sharing....




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