Instant thalimpu (Readymade tempering)

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Total Time:
15-30 minutes
Serves: 6
Nutrition facts:

240 calories, 9 grams fat

Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Temper Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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  • 100ml - cooking oil
  • 1 tbsp - mustard seeds
  • 2 tsp - cumin
  • 1 tbsp - urad dal, split and husk removed
  • 10 red chillies
  • 20 curry leaves
  • 1/2 tsp asafetida (optional)

How to Make Instant thalimpu (Readymade tempering)

  • Heat oil, add all the ingredients one by one, fry till the mustard seeds splutter and dal turns light brown in colour.
  • Remove from fire, cool and transfer to a clean bottle.