About Cumin Powder :
Freshly made, homemade, aromatic powder used in the preparation of popular and delicious South Indian. Cumin powder is widely used in preparing curry powders. Dry roast the cumin seeds till they release a strong aroma. Cool down slightly, place in a clean dry plastic sheet and crush the seeds using a rolling pin into a coarse powder. Cumin is an essential spice for Indian curries and chutneys. The spice also works well in a variety of rice dishes, stews, soups, breads, pickles, barbecue sauces, and chili con carne recipes. It is best to be conservative when cooking with cumin as its flavor can easily overtake a dish.