//whole Black gram Powder//
- Karuppu Ulundhu/ whole black gram – ½ cup
- Karuppu Ellu/ Black sesame seeds – 1 tblsp
- Dry red chili – 3 nos
- Whole black peppercorns – ½ tsp
- Cumin seeds – ½ tsp
- Asafetida – ½ tsp
- Salt – to taste.
- Dry roast all the ingredients except black sesame seeds, salt and asafetida for about 3-4 mins under medium-low flame. (Do not burn the black gram) transfer into a bowl and turn off the flame.
- Now add the sesame seeds in the same hot pan allow it to splutter and transfer into the same bowl. Add salt and asafetida in the roasted ingredients
- Cool completely and grind it into a fine powder.
- Store it an air tight container.
- The super healthy and tasty “KARUPPU ULUNDHU PODI” is ready to serve.
- Enjoy this delicious podi with a cup of hot rice, especially with CLASSIC CLOTH STEAMED IDLI