Authentic Indian Spices Cooking Set
A great gift idea for those that love to cook Indian food packed with popular spices and ingredients.
This box includes:
Natco Mango (Amchoor) Powder (Jar) 100g: Natco Mango powder is widely used in Asian cuisine for its sweet and sour, tangy flavour. Used in vegetable dishes, chutneys and marinades it also has similar tenderizing qualities to lemon juice. 1 teaspoon of mango powder is equivalent to 2 table spoons of lemon juice.
Natco Asafoetida (Hing) Powder (Jar) 100g: Hing powder is a vital condiment in flavouring vegetable dishes and curries. Use in tiny quantities, adding directly to cooking liquid, frying in oil, or steeping in water.
Natco Hot Chilli Powder (Jar) 100g: This variety of chilli powder is very hot. Mainly used for the preparation of meat and fish curries. Chilli powder is an essential ingredient in a Vindaloo base. Originally introduced to India by the Portuguese who were the original creators of the Vindaloo, India is now the largest producer and exporter of chilli powder in the world.
Natco Coriander Seeds (Jar) 65g: Coriander seeds are possibly the most important ingredient in Indian curries and dried roasted Coriander seeds or ‘dhana dal’ are eaten as a snack. Coriander seeds are also an essential ingredient in tagines.
Natco Cumin (Jeera) Powder (Jar) 100g: This strongly aromatic spice is an essential ingredient in curry and masala mixtures.
Natco Garam Masala(Jar) 100g: Garam Masala has a wide variety of uses and is a kitchen cupboard essential if you are into Indian cooking. It is used in cooking meats, soups and yoghurt dishes but its main culinary use is as a finishing spice, added near the end of cooking.
Natco Nigella (Kalawanji) Seeds (Jar) 100g: Nigella seeds or Kalwonji are small black seeds with a mild and peppery flavour. Used in curry mixes and sprinkled on Indian breads.
Natco White Poppy Seeds(Jar) 100g: Best lightly roasted before use, imparting a nutty aroma and crunchy texture to dishes. Add to sweet pastries and breads.
Natco Turmeric (Haldi) Powder Jar 100g: A tropical herb of the ginger family. A colourful, mildly aromatic and versatile spice used in most Indian dishes. Use sparingly!