How to make Jeerawan Masala - SK Khazana -

This highly flavourful masala is very popularly used in Indori dishes

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Dried red chillies (सूखी लाल मिर्च ), Cinnamon stick

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Powders

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Jeerawan Masala - SK Khazana

Jeerawan Masala - SK Khazana Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Jeerawan Masala - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Dried red chillies 3

  • Cinnamon stick 1/2 inch

  • Bay leaves 2

  • Black cardamoms 2

  • Cloves 8-10

  • Black peppercorns 15-16

  • Mace blades 2-3

  • Cumin seeds 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Fennel seeds 1 tablespoon

  • Coriander powder 1 tablespoon

  • Dried mango powder 1 teaspoon

  • Black salt to taste

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Asafoetida 1/2 teaspoon

  • Nutmeg powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Dried ginger powder 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste


Step 1

Heat non-stick pan add dried red chillies, cinnamon stick, bay leaves, black cardamoms, cloves, peppercorns, mace, cumin seeds and fennel seeds, mix and dry roast till fragrant. Take the pan off the heat and set aside to cool down.

Step 2

Transfer the roasted spices into a blender jar, add coriander powder, dried mango powder, black salt, turmeric, asafoetida, nutmeg powder, dried ginger powder and salt and blend into fine powder.

Step 3

Cool and store in an air-tight container and use as required.

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