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Punjabi Garam Masala

Punjabi Garam Masala is an Indian spice blend that adds deep aromatic flavours to many dishes. Base Ingredients Quantity Measure Ingredient 1 tsp cumin seeds 1 tbs coriander seeds 1⁄2 tsp whole black peppercrons 1 tsp cloves 1⁄2 tsp black cardamom seeds (badi elacichi) 3 sticks cinnamon 3 whole tejpatta leaves (Cinnamomum tamal, Indian Bay Leaf) Instructions Dry toast all the ingrediants in a pan then transfer to a plate to cool. Read More >>

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Chicken Tikka Masala

Marinade Ingredients Quantity Measure Ingredient 1 tsp cumin seeds 2 tsp coriander seeds 1⁄2 tsp black peppercorns 1⁄2 tsp salt 10 whole red chilies (dry, large, roasted, seeded & chopped) 1 tsp galangal 1 stalk lemongrass (finely chopped) 1⁄4 kaffir lime rind (finely chopped) 6 coriander roots or stems (finely chopped) 2 shallots (finely chopped) 4 cloves garlic (crushed) 2 tsp shrimp paste 8 red birdseye chilies (seeded) Instructions Place cumin, coriander and peppercorns in a small frying pan and dry roast over medium heat for 2 minutes or until fragrant. Read More >>