Tandoori masala | How to make Tandoori masala

By Sweta Shet  |  9th Jan 2017  |  
4.6 from 5 reviews Rate It!
  • Tandoori masala, How to make Tandoori masala
Tandoori masalaby Sweta Shet
  • Prep Time


  • Cook Time


  • Serves





About Tandoori masala Recipe

What better than to make the tandoori masala at home to be used any time.

Tandoori masala is a delicious dish which is enjoyed by the people of every age group. The recipe by Sweta Shet teaches how to make Tandoori masala step by step in detail. This makes it easy to cook Tandoori masala in your kitchen at home. This recipe can be served to 8 people. You can find this dish at most restaurants and you can also prepare Tandoori masala at home. This amazing and mouthwatering Tandoori masala takes 10 minutes for the preparation and 10 minutes for cooking. The aroma of this Tandoori masala is so tempting that makes you want to eat it. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for special occasion then Tandoori masala is a good option for you. The flavour of Tandoori masala is palatable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Tandoori masala and impress your family and friends.

Tandoori masala

Ingredients to make Tandoori masala

  • Dry red chillies - 10-12
  • coriander seeds - 2 tbsp
  • cumin seeds - 1 tbsp
  • pepper - 1/2 tbsp
  • cloves - 1/2 tbsp
  • cinnamon - 2" piece
  • cardamom - 2 pods, peeled
  • fenugreek seeds - 1/2 tsp
  • fennel - 1/2 tsp
  • mace - 2-3 strands
  • ginger powder - 1 tsp
  • garlic Powder - 1 tsp
  • turmeric powder - 1 tsp

How to make Tandoori masala

  1. Dry roast red chillies and keep aside.
  2. Add coriander, cumin, fennel and fenugreek to the same pan and roast till its aromatic. Take out and keep aside to cool.
  3. Take all the remaining whole spices and roast these as well.
  4. When all spices are cool, grind to a fine powder. Take out in a bowl and mix in the spice powders.
  5. Store in an airtight container and use as required.

My Tip:

I dont use food color. Mix few dry kashmiri red chillies alongwith the short red chillies for the color. When using mix in lime juice as well.

Reviews for Tandoori masala (5)

Kamal Khatua2 months ago


Manasaraji Ba year ago

Really wanna try this but hope not to turn it into a disaster..

Priyanka Bapardekar2 years ago

woww....thats gr8 :)

Kanak Patel2 years ago

This is amazing, stunning shot!

Zeenath Muhammad Amaanullah2 years ago

This is great yaar..homemade is always the best..:blush::blush:

Cooked it ? Share your Photo