Coriander seeds - 50 gms
Cumin seeds - 50 gms
Peppercorns - 50 gms
Cloves - 20 gms
Cinnamon sticks - 20 gms

Annasi Poo /Star Anise-- 10 gms
Biriyani leaves - 3


1) Dry roast all the ingredients in a kadai , one by one till the flavour rules out.
2) Allow it to cool down .
3) Grind it to a fine powder . 
4) Store it in an air tight container .

Linking it up with Homemade Masala - by Jagruthi .

Aslo linking the following home-made masalas :

Idli podi - 2
Idli podi -1
Dal powder
Sesame masala
Sambar powder
Rasam powder 
Instant rasam podi
Ginger coffee powder
Kulambu powder


Santosh Bangar said...

useful post

Tina said...

So flavourful...

Unknown said...

very flavorful masala..

Rahin said...

i can actually smell the aromas, love homemade masalas

Archana said...

Very useful but what is Annasi Poo

Divya A said...

Its better to make masalas at home and it can't be beaten :)
~Today's Recipe~
Simple banana milkshake
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hemalata said...

Very flavorful masala powder.

Hema said...

Home-made, always more flavorful..

Vikis Kitchen said...

I too have one recipe in draft....your version is very clear and nice. will try soon.

Kavitha said...

flavorful podi....very useful post :)

hotpotcooking said...

Home made masalas are aromatic

Valarmathi Sanjeev said...

Home made is always better..flavourful podi

PACHANTI said...

very useful post :-) thanks for dropping in my space PACHANTI Following you now :-)

Jayanthy Kumaran said...

sounds aromatic n perfect
Tasty Appetite

Shruti Dhingra Wahi said...

Easy and simple garam masala recipe :-)
glad to follow you :-)
do visit mine in your spare time !!!

Today's Recipe
Lemon Rice

Love2cook Malaysia said...

Wow...I used to buy packed garam masala..should make one soon! Thanks for sharing dear.

Saraswathy Balakrishnan said...

super masala podi dear:)

cookbookjaleela said...

useful powder

Chitra said...

Homemade is something special.. bookmarked !!

Hayley said...

aromatic and flavourful masala..must in my masala dabba :-)
Thank you for sending this to my event.

KOLLU IDLI (Horse gram Idli)