Chaat Masala Powder

Spice mix for Chaats

Recipe by Dairyman of Dubai, AE

Why buy chaat masala from your grocer when you can make it in a couple of minutes at half the cost ?

Ingredients vegetarian 4 servings

  • 4 tbsps. Coriander Seeds
  • 2 tbsps. Cumin Seeds
  • 1 tsp Carom Seeds
  • 3 nos. Red Chilies, dry
  • 3 tbsps. Black Salt
  • ½ tsp Citric Acid
  • 1 tbsp Dry Mango Powder
  • 1 tbsp Salt
  • 2 tsps. All spice powder
  • 1 tsp Black Pepper, optional

1 tsp white/black pepper (optional)


  1. Roast the first 3 ingredients seperately and powder them with the chillies, black salt and citric acid.
  2. Mix in the remaining ingredients.
  3. Store in an airtight container. Should keep for months altogether.


B. K. Goel

Seems to be a good recipe. I shall try it and give comments on taste etc, The person who has prepared the recipe deserves this encouragement

Fatima Khan

Carom seeds Is `Ajwain`, also known as Bishop`s weed.


what is carom seed?