garam masala


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ga·ram masala

(gä-räm′)
n.
Any of various blends of dry-roasted, ground spices, such as black pepper, cardamom, cinnamon, coriander seed, cumin, and cloves, used in South Asian cuisine.

[Urdu garm maṣāliḥ, garam masālā, hot spices : garm, garam, hot, burning (from Persian garm, from Middle Persian, from Old Persian garma-, in garmapada, entrance of the heat, month name; see gwher- in Indo-European roots) + maṣāliḥ, masālā, ingredients, mixture of spices; see masala.]

garam masala

(ˈɡɑːrəm mɑːˈsɑːlə)
n
(Cookery) an aromatic mixture of spices, extensively used in curries
[from Hindi]

garam masala

A mixture of spices, including cinnamon, cardamom, and cloves. Hot to the taste and used in Indian cooking.
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NOTES: Garam masala, an Indian spice blend, is available in well-stocked supermarkets and Indian grocery stores.
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