Rasam Powder Recipe

Rasam powder is a south Indian combination of spices that serves as and important ingredient in many south Indian dishes. It is very popular in Udupi, Kerala and other South Indian States. Try the easy and simple recipe of Homemade Rasam powder along with its preparation.

Ingredients for Rasam Powder:

1/2 cup coriander seeds (Dhaniya)
1 1/2 table-spoon cumin seeds (Jeera)
1 table-spoon Whole black pepper (Khadi Kali Mirch)
1 table-spoon red chilli powder (lal mirch)
3/4 t-spoon mustard seeds (rai)
1/4 t-spoon fenugreek seeds (methi)
1/2 t-spoon turmeric powder (haldi)
1/4 t-spoon asafoetida (hing)
1 table-spoon curry leaves (Kadhi patta)


How to make Rasam Powder:

  • Take a small pan and put all the ingredients in it except turmeric and asafoetida. Now roast them on low heat for 3-4 mins, stirring continuously. Now turn off the heat and cool it.
  • Dry Grind all the ingredients including turmeric and asafoetida to form a smooth powder. Store this Rasam powder in an air-tight jar.