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Thursday, October 06, 2016

Sundal Podi |Curry Powder Recipe

Sundal Recipes

Sundal is a south Indian healthy snack made on auspicious days like Navratri or any festival as a neivedhiyam or prashad or offerings for god. There are many variety of sundal made with almost all the pulses,  it is one healthy way to celebrate the occasion. Protein rich sundal are perfect for all ages and if you are looking some protein rich healthy snack then sundal must be perfect snack you are looking for. I remember the days when we visit to kovil or temple and exit with a handful of delicious sundal it was more than auspicious.. Some people may not like the bland taste of the sundal but here is the masala podi for those who love to add some extra spice to the sundal.

Sundal podi is made with dhals and daily use spices, they can be used for poriyals or stir fries too. Sundal podi can e added while making any kind of sundal made with pulses. This simple curry powder can elate the taste of a bland sundal to a masaledar sundal and tastes more yummy.For the people who are looking for a spicy type of sundal this powder is perfect to add in. Now lets move on to the recipe.

Curry pd recipe

Navratri sundal recipes

Sundal podi

   Category : Spice Powder
   Preparation Time: 10 mins        


 Coriander seeds - 2 tbsp
 Toor dhal - 1 tbsp
 Urad dhal - 1 tbsp
 Channa Dhal - 1 tbsp
 Whole red chilli - 9 - 10 nos ( adjust as needed)
 Turmeric pd - 1/4 tsp
 Salt a pinch

  • In a pan dry roast all the ingredients till it gets roasted.
  • The raw smell of the ingredients must go off.
  • Cool the roasted ingredients and then grind them in a mixture to fine powder.
  • Store the powder in a air tight container and use it when making sundal.
Note : Adjust the spice level according to your taste .  

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  1. Flavourful podi to take the sundal up a new level :)

  2. The podi is packed with flavour! Adding this elevates the taste of the sundal to whole new level.. Beautiful clicks da

  3. Sundal podi looks so good and I love the last click Manjus finishing touches 😉 this podi must be so flavourful and a great twist to normal Sundal recipes.

  4. Liked your combo of ingredients for sundal podi, sounds flavorful and definitely add lot of flavor and taste to any sundal. Nice captures Manju :)


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