How to Prepare Garam Masala Powder?
This is a question everyone asks but would not take trouble to make at home. t is available in all the shops big and small from Groceries shops to big supermarkets.
The name Garam masala, is very well known to all who cooks and likes spicy food. It is very easy to make at home and very cheaper too.
You can make it in smaller quantities and use as and when it is needed.
The ingredients you need to make Garam Masala are
25 green cardamoms
10 bits of mace
10 cinnamon sticks about 1" long
10-12 black cardamoms
8 bay leaves
8 tsps cumin seeds
24 black peppercorns
How to prepare the Garam Masala Powder
Heat a fry pan, add all the ingredients for the Garam Masala in to the pan.
Dry Roast , that is without oil, till the ingredients get hot to the touch.
Cool a little so as to bring it down to the room temperature.
Grind it in a mixie to a nice powder.
Store in airtight container. You can get about 100 grams of Garam Masala Powder with these ingredients.