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This measurement serves good for 2-3 weeks /a month if properly stored .


Dry ginger - 100 gms
Coriander seeds -- 75 gms
Sukku karupatti / Palm sugar -- as per your taste
Elachi powder -- 3 tbsps
Pepper - 1 tbsp

Fennel seeds - 2 tsps


Dry grind the ingredients and store them in a airtight container .


This coffee is famous in Coutrallam , near Tenkasi , TamilNadu . This coffee is an energy booster , cures severe cold and cough , relief from sore throat , constipation , head ache and body ache . My grandmother used to have this daily . You can even mix this with your regular coffee / tea powder . Drinking raw coffee without milk gives best results .

This measurement is for 5-6 cups of coffee .


Dry ginger - 4-5
Coriander seeds -- 2 tbsps
Sukku karupatti / Palm sugar -- 2 tbsps
Elachi - 2
Pepper - 1/2 tsp

Fennel seeds - 1/4 tsp


1) Dry grind the ingredients and keep them aside .
2) Add 1 tsp of powder with 1 cup of water and allow it to boil .
3) Then filter them and serve hot .Milk is optional .

Sending this to Ruchikacooks Home made Remedies initially started at A2Zvegetariancuisine

Other entry :

Pepper Rasam

and RV'sCooking with Coriander Seeds , initially started by Priya .


SathyaSridhar said…
Shama,,,sukku coffee super..its been long time i tried this coffe or else my mom use to make twice in a week for us..we like it very much,,,
Ms.Chitchat said…
Thanks for reminding a totally forgotten home remedy. I recall my mom preparing this for us. Thanks again for sharing with us.
Unknown said…
wow.. nice entry.. looks perfect..
Menaga Sathia said…
nice entry...thxs for sharing with us!!
Tina said…
Soooo healthy and refreshing....
ஷாமா...சூப்பர்ப்..ஊரில் இருந்து வந்ததில் இருந்து ஒரே சளி, இருமல்...அதனால இந்த சுக்கு பொடியினை தான் சாப்பிட்டு கொண்டு இருக்கின்றேன்...எனக்கு இதனை செய்ய தெரியாது...எங்க மாமியார் செய்து கொடுத்தது தான்..அதில் அவங்க இதனுடன் மஞ்சள் தூளும் சேர்த்து கலந்து கொடுத்தாங்க....பகிர்வுக்கு நன்றி...
hmm.. healthy coffee :-)
Priya Suresh said…
SUkku coffee, my fav...
Sarah Naveen said…
Nice recipe..Healthy and yummy!!
Sukku is the best medicine for everything! Dont they say sukkuku minjina vaithiyam illai?

Thanks for the entries shama.
PranisKitchen said…
very healthy used to prepare this one ..Ya it cures cold and give good relief for sour throat..
Grandma's this kind of recipes are always better than any medicines..
Shanthi said…
Healthy and perfect
Vikis Kitchen said…
Sukku coffee powder sounds very healthy dear. Like the palm jaggery very much.
Hari Chandana P said…
Wonderful post.. sounds too good.. very healthy coffee.. thanks for sharing!!
a good home remedy recipe... nice psot
Unknown said…
sukku malli coffee is awesome Shama. Bookmarking this one..
Padhu Sankar said…
Nice home remedy .perfect entry!
Chitra said…
Nice post shama..My mil makes this and i enjoy it ;)
Rekha shoban said…
this is gud for cold and cough...healthy one
Nandinis food said…
Woo! Superb coffee flavor! Yummy & healthy!
Gita Jaishankar said…
Sukku malli coffee looks so warming and comforting dear :)
Simplyfood said…
This is new to me I have not heard of it before but will definately book mark it.
Laavanya said…
I always buy this - thanks for this recipe will try making it at home now
Sushma Mallya said…
Never knew abt this one but def sounds good and great home remedy
Gayathri Anand said…
My Father - in-law native place is near Tenkasi only ..last year july we went there ...and my husband enjoyed this in coutrlam .. thanks for sharing this recipe...will try for sure ..and i have bookmarked many of ur vegeterian recps. will do one by one ...and let u know the result ...
Hayley Dhanecha said…
Hi Shama, please link event page on your post and repost . Thank you !!

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