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BRITISH INDIAN RESTAURANT FOOD (BIR)

Garam Masala

A common blend of spices from India, Most commercial versions contain Coriander seeds, turmeric, black and white peppercorns, Cloves, Cinnamon, Black and white cumin seeds and cardamom pods, star anise  which is ground into a fine powder.

There are many recipes for making this spice mix at home with a coffee grinder or similar device but commercial versions can be a good time saver and quite inexpensive to buy.