Wednesday, April 24, 2013

1. simple homemade Garam Masala.

  1.   simple homemade  Garam Masala.
                Garam masala is one of the most commonly used spice mix, and home made is way batter then ready-made store brought .


1 tsp cumin seeds
3 tbsp coriander seeds
1 tbsp whole black pepper
3 whole black cardamoms
1 tsp cloves
1 stick cinnamon
1 bay leave optional
4 tsp white cumin
1/2 tsp nutmeg and mace crushed

Put all the spices and an electric grinder and grind them into fine powder.  Store it in airtight container.
Garam masala can be used in almost all Pakistani savory meals. It has great medicinal properties, great flavor and aroma especially in the rice and meat dishes or any curries.


  1. assalamualaykum ayesha, you are a darling..thank you dear,

  2. walaykum asslam its my pleasure ,thanks for visiting pakistani home cooking and thanks for being a part of it.

  3. Excellent recipe, have you got other recipe line Biryani Masala, Tikka Masala, qoorma masala etc.