Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Sesame Quinoa Spice Powder

Sorry guys i couldnt stop myself adding quinoa quite often in our menu,thats y am posting quinoa based recipes since few days, our recent favourite is this flavourful spice powder, this fantastic spice powder aka paruppu podi goes fabulous with hot steaming rice topped with ghee and papads, my favourite combo..We already finished almost half of this wonderful spice powder,yeah we just loved it..You can spice up very well your veggies or to make podi dosas or podi idlis, this spice powder is quite handy and spice up fabulously to watever you add this fantastic spice powder...Give a try friends to this terribly addictive spice powder..



1cup Sesame seeds
1/2cup Channadal
1/4cup Urad dal
2tbsp Toor dal
1/2cup Quinoa
10nos Red chillies
1/2tsp Asafoetida powder
Salt

Dry roast the dals along with red chillies, keep aside... now add quinoa, sesame seeds and roast until they turns golden brown..add the asafotida powder, stir for few minutes..Grind as coarse powder along with salt..

Use this spice powder for making out dry curries,spice up ur idlis or dosas, enjoy with rice and conserve in air-tightened box for further use..

31 comments:

Smitha said... Reply To This Comment

it will so nice if I can make my kids eat this!...nice one!

Gloria said... Reply To This Comment

Nice and delicious! gloria

DD said... Reply To This Comment

wow such a nice recipe dear, btw i have to search net to know abt quiona

Sobha Shyam said... Reply To This Comment

a wonderful spice powder, healthy one, very innovative Priya..

Swathi said... Reply To This Comment

This spice powder looks wonderful and sure healthy one. Your banana bread to looks awesome.

Madhura Manoj said... Reply To This Comment

Easy & handy spice powder.

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sangee vijay said... Reply To This Comment

wow...very innovative Priya...spice powder with quinoa great...i love this..thanx Priya for sharing healthy recipes...would like to try this...

Elisabeth said... Reply To This Comment

I love Quinoa...and to think you could actually make it into a delicious spice powder with the other ingredients? Genius!!!

Santosh Bangar said... Reply To This Comment

nice idea of making dry powder

aipi said... Reply To This Comment

What a great idea to incorporate quinoa on your daily meals!
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Suja said... Reply To This Comment

Delicious and flavorful podi..never tried this before

Poornima Nair said... Reply To This Comment

Great recipe Priya!

Sensible Vegetarian said... Reply To This Comment

Love this innovative recipe Priya, a super healthy paruppu podi.

Laavanya said... Reply To This Comment

What a cool use for quinoa.. neat!

Alessandra said... Reply To This Comment

Lovely idea, how long does it keep for?

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Hamaree Rasoi said... Reply To This Comment

Easy to prepare and quinoa spice.

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

Krithi's Kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Lovely addition of quinoa.. next on my list!
Krithi's Kitchen
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Nammi said... Reply To This Comment

I havent tasted quinoa, your enthusiasm over it is really making me curious, maybe should get my hands on one to see how it tastes :)

Rumana Rawat said... Reply To This Comment

Very nice idea:)

Pushpa said... Reply To This Comment

Superb and versatile podi Priya.

Sum said... Reply To This Comment

Interesting spice powder..

Kalpana Sareesh said... Reply To This Comment

too good priya perfect with hot rice..

Vardhini said... Reply To This Comment

Love recipes with quinoa. I am going to try this out Priya.

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jeyashrisuresh said... Reply To This Comment

addition of quinoa in spice powder is very innovative and healthy too

Priya Sreeram said... Reply To This Comment

wowee ! i like this spice powder priya !

Kadhyaa... said... Reply To This Comment

Thats a nice addition for the spice powder but i hv a doubt whether it is avilable in Bangalore

Angie's Recipes said... Reply To This Comment

I am a huge fan of hard cookies. Those look so great!

Krithika said... Reply To This Comment

a healthy one....will try it out with the quinoa I have!!

Nitha said... Reply To This Comment

Thts quite innovative..

ChitraKrishna said... Reply To This Comment

Interesting Priya...

divya said... Reply To This Comment

Delicious and flavorful podi..never tried this before