This is our quick and easy take on curry powder that’s perfect to add to all of your favorite Indian-inspired dishes, scrambles, sauces, and more! We especially love it on roasted vegetables, massaged into kale salads, and more.
What is Curry Powder?
Curry powder is not a common ingredient used in traditional Indian cooking, but rather an invention of the British to evoke the flavors of Indian cuisine. The term “curry” in Indian cooking refers to a sauce or gravy served with vegetables or meat. (source)
DIY Curry Powder
- 2 Tbsp ground coriander
- 2 Tbsp ground cumin
- 1 1/2 Tbsp ground turmeric
- 2 tsp ground ginger
- 1 tsp dry mustard
- 1/2 tsp ground black pepper
- 1 tsp ground cinnamon
- 1/2 tsp ground cardamom
- 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper or ground chilies
*Recipe as written yields roughly 1/3 cup curry powder.
*Nutrition information is a rough estimate.
Nutrition (1 of 5 servings)
Below are some recipes which use my DIY Curry Powder:
Sweet Potato Coconut Curry Soup // Vibrant Green Coconut Curry // Curry Roasted Vegetable & Lentil Kale Salad // Spicy Red Curry Cauliflower “Wings’ //