The Gurellu Pudi (Black Jeera or Niger Seeds Powder)Ramtil ka Powder is a tasty, spicy, ready-to-eat delight often used to infuse bland meals with some much-needed fiery personality.
It has a separate fanbase among Maharashtrians & Kannadigas.
This exotic fuss-free treat floods your mouth with a distinct spicy flavor in literally every bite.
It is a perfect ready ingredient for making special curries like Brinjal, Cluster Beans etc that give the flavour of Gurellu. This type of curries go well with Jowar/Bajra Rotti or any other type of Rotis.
Niger seeds have a whole bunch of health benefits – they regulate cholesterol, boost immunity, prevent premature graying of hair, etc.
If you’re time-crunched on a busy day, use this powder as a replacement for Chutney powder with Ghee/Oil/Curds with little salt.