Sunday, June 10, 2007

SIMP (South Indian Masala Powder).

Kindly thanks to my friend Viji.

2-tbsp split green gram,
2-tbsp Bengal gram,
7-8 black peper,
5-6 cashews,
1-tbsp coriander seeds,
1-tbsp hing (asafoetida),
1-tbsp sesame seeds,
1-tbsp cumin seeds,
1-tbsp red chilli powder,
1\2-tbsp turmeric powder,
1-tbsp dry mango powder,
10-12 curry leaves,Salt to taste.
Step 1: Roasted spilt green gram, Bengal gram, sesame seeds, cumin seeds, black pepper, and coriander seeds. All seeds roasted separately.

Step 2: Then grind all this roasted masala with curry leaves.

Step 3: Then add red chilli powder, turmeric powder, mango powder, salt and hing.

Step 4: Mix well and add cashew powder in it.

Step 5: Keep it in the air tight container. This is use in many South Indian dishes.

Every weekend go for shopping so this is my picture of grocery……….


Richa said...

ketlu baddhu shaak lai aavi, ekdum fresh lagey che :) aiya tameta ma khatas nathi hoti.

Vcuisine said...

Kajal happy to note that you liked it and wanted to giv a try. You will come up with new ideas with this. Look forward to that. After seeing all the fresh veggies, i feel like cooking immediately :) But now i am in the office. Have a great weekend dear. Viji

trupti said...

Viji ni recipe ketli saras che! emni badhi recipes perfect hoy che, she's such a great cook!


Asha said...

Beautiful bunch of veggies Kajal.Looking forward all the recipe you make with that SIMP!:)

Kajal said...

Kem chhe Richa? Tane shaak levano time no hai to mara blog mathi laleje.:))))ha ha ha:(
India ma pan tameta khata nathi avata....bhadu highbrid male chhe:(

Kajal said...

Thanks Viji,
I try your masala because I like to use home made masala when I cook massor dal your recipe then papa come in kitchen bcoz of your masala give me more taste.....:)

Kajal said...

Ha trupti south Indian dish perfect hoy che ane tene banava mate samay pan jajo bhado lage. Yes, Viji is great cook, I like his weekend brunch......... Enjoy:(

Kajal said...

Hello Asha, I try viji recipe as soon as possible. Thanks for nice words. Let’s see I cook as Viji or not.:) Enjoy sunday evening.:))

Anonymous said...

Has anyone got any masala videos from

Kajal said...

Hi Masala,

Thanks a lot!!!!!!!!!!!
Good day.:)