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Taazgi Masala Recipe

Taazgi Masala is a popular Indian Basic-Preparation
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On :
Monday, 3 July, 2017
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Basic-Preparation Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Grind Recipe
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Servings :
Serves 50
Rated 3 based on 100 votes


  • 500 gm green Saunf (fennel seeds)
  • 250 gm dhana dal (roasted coriander seeds, commercially available)
  • 125 gm chaalia supari chips
  • 75 jesthimadh powder
  • 50 gm hari pathi (muletti pathi), cleaned
  • 5 gm each of cardamom, Cloves and Cinnamon
  • 3/4 tsp black salt
  • 3/4 tsp sendha salt
  • 1/4 tin Kashmir sugandh (small)
  • 125 gm Ghee
  • How to Make Taazgi Masala:

    1. Clean supari and hari pathi thoroughly.
    2. Dry roast saunf till aromatic.
    3. Dry roast whole spices till brown and aromatic.
    4. Cool both. Grind spices finely in dry grinder.
    5. Grind fennel coarsely in dry grinder.
    6. Heat ghee in a large pan, add supari and fry till golden brown.
    7. Do not over fry or the supari with turn bitter.
    8. It should exude a light aroma.
    9. Add hari pathi, dhana dal. Stir, remove from fire.
    10. Add crushed saunf, jethimadh, ground spices, salts, Kashmir sugandh.
    11. Mix well - either with hand or a large spatula.
    12. Cool completely before storing in clean, airtight jars.
    13. To be served after meals in small quantities.
    14. This is a favourite Indian digester or mouth freshener.


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