Rasam powder

Rasam Powder / Rasam podi is very simple to make and is very handy too.Home made rasam powder is very flavourful.

Rasam powder
Rasam powder


Coriander seeds 3/4 cup

Red chilli (long variety) 20

Toor dal 1/4 cup

Channa dal 1/4 cup

Black pepper 3 tblsp

Cummin seeds 3 tblsp

Hing 1/2 tsp




Coriander seeds – 1 and 1/2 cups
Dried Red Chillies – 1/2 cup
Toor Dal – 1/2 cup
Jeera – 1/2 cup
Pepper Corns – 1/2 cup

Curry leaves

In a kadai – dry roast toor dal along with red chillies until golden brown,Set aside. Then add coriander seeds and roast till nice aroma comes,set aside.

Then roast pepper corns, allow it to splutter, set aside then add jeera and roast till slightly browned and aroma comes.

fry ingredients
fry ingredients



Allow all the ingredients to cool down then transfer the contents to a mixer.

Grind it to a semi fine powder. Cool down completely.

Store in a clean dry airtight container and use it whenever you want to make rasam.


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