Bisi bele bath powder recipe | Home made bisi bele bath powder | How to make bisi bele bath powder

By Latha on May 13th, 2016

bisi bele bath powder recipe

Bisi bele bath powder recipe explained with step by step pictures. Learn how to make bisi bele bath powder at home. Preparing home made bisi bele bath powder is very easy. Red chili, gram dal, urad dal, coriander seeds, cumin seeds, cinnamon, cloves and poppy seeds are roasted and grind into fine powder.

All ingredients should be roasted under medium flame, without burning them to get the perfect bisibele bath powder. I have already posted bisibele bath recipe along with the one time masala powder recipe. And this post is to prepare and store bisibele bath powder in large quantity.

I prefer home made masala powders and I have already posted udupi rasam powder, vangi bath powder, Mysore rasam powder, sambar powder and puliyogare powder recipes. Do not forget to check them.

Bisi bele bath powder recipe

Preparation time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 15 min
Serves: 1 cup

Ingredients: (measuring cup used = 240ml)

  1. 10 - 15 red chilies (medium spiced)
  2. 4 tsp chana dal or gram dal
  3. 8 tsp urad dal
  4. 1 tsp meethi or fenugreek seeds
  5. 1 tsp mustard seeds
  6. 2 tsp jeera or cumin seeds
  7. 8 tsp coriander seeds
  8. 1/4 tsp asafoetida
  9. 2 finger length cinnamon
  10. 2 tsp cloves or lavang
  11. 4 cardamom
  12. 4 tsp poppy seeds or khus khus
  13. 1 tsp cooking oil

Instructions for making bisi bele bath powder:

  1. Take a frying pan and heat it. Add in 1/2 tsp cooking oil and fry the red chilis. When they are puffed up take them out and set it aside.red chilis for bisi bele bath powder
  2. Add in gram dal or chana dal. Fry until slightly brown under medium flame.gram dal for bisi bele bath powder
  3. Now to the same pan add in urad dal. Fry until golden brown under medium flame. Once they are done take them out and set it aside.urad dal for bisi bele bath powder
  4. Add in coriander seeds. Fry until you get nice aroma. Take them out and keep it aside.coriander seeds for bisi bele bath powder
  5. Now to the same pan add in 1/2 tsp of oil, mustard seeds and fenugreek seeds. Fry until mustard seed splutters. Take them out and set it aside.mustard seeds and fenugreek seeds for bisi bele bath powder
  6. Add in cumin seeds and fry until they are swollen and you get a nice aroma.cumin seeds for bisi bele bath powder
  7. Add in cinnamon, cloves and cardamom. Fry for few seconds. Take them out and keep it aside.cinnamon and cloves for bisi bele bath powder
  8. Fry poppy seeds and asafoetida for few seconds. Take them out and keep it aside.poppy seeds for bisi bele bath powder
  9. Wait until all the roasted ingredients are cool.roasted spices for bisi bele bath powder
  10. Once they are cool, transfer them into a mixie jar. Grind it into a fine powder. Store it in a air tight container. grind the masala for bisi bele bath powder

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