Curry Powder isn’t just one spice.
Did You Know?
Curry powder is very popular all over the world. Did you know that it isn’t just one spice but it’s a blend of many spices and herbs?
It gets its bright yellow color from turmeric. The other spices that are usually in it are coriander, cumin and fenugreek. Many blends also have red and green chilies, cloves, ginger, mustard seed – some have salt, garlic, fennel and even cardamom, etc. For herbs, it usually has some curry leaves which are similar to bay leaves.
There are many different curry spice blends. In India, families actually blend their own mixtures for personal taste or for a particular dish.
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