I have used this home made chilli powder in all the recipes. Few call it as sambar powder but i prefer it calling chilli powder / Sambar Powder.
- 250 gms red chilli
- 250 gms saboot dhania(coriander seeds)
- 25 gms turmeric
- 25 gms lack peppercorn
- 25 gms cumin seeds
- 25 gms mustard seeds
- 10 gms fenugreek seeds
- 1 tsp toor dhal(thovaram paruppu)
- 1 tsp urad dhal(ultham paruppu)
- 1 tbsp raw rice
- Roast all the ingredients except red chilli, coriander seeds and turmeric till they crackle.
- Grind all the ingredients in a mixie.
- Let it cool and then fill it in air tight container. Mix a pinch of salt so that insects or bug don’t attack.