garam masala

noun
ga·​ram ma·​sa·​la | \ gä-ˈräm-mə-ˈsä-lə How to pronounce garam masala (audio) \

Definition of garam masala

: a pungent and aromatic mixture of ground spices used in Indian cooking

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Add melted butter, Worcestershire, garam masala, cayenne, and pepper and gently knead with hands until well combined. America's Test Kitchen, sun-sentinel.com, "Spice your turkey burgers up with some mango chutney," 18 June 2019 Bajaj figured a familiar fish would warm diners to its Indian style of preparation: marinated overnight in yogurt, garam masala, ginger and more, and cooked in a clay oven. Tom Sietsema, Washington Post, "After more than 30 years, Bombay Club is still as comfortable as an old (satin) shoe," 10 July 2019 Add melted butter, Worcestershire, garam masala, cayenne, and pepper and gently knead with hands until well combined. America's Test Kitchen, sun-sentinel.com, "Spice your turkey burgers up with some mango chutney," 18 June 2019 Add melted butter, Worcestershire, garam masala, cayenne, and pepper and gently knead with hands until well combined. America's Test Kitchen, sun-sentinel.com, "Spice your turkey burgers up with some mango chutney," 18 June 2019 Meanwhile, microwave 1 tablespoon oil, garam masala, coriander, and paprika in medium bowl until oil is hot and fragrant, about 30 seconds. Washington Post, "For a creative chicken salad, get inspiration from Morocco," 15 July 2019 Add melted butter, Worcestershire, garam masala, cayenne, and pepper and gently knead with hands until well combined. America's Test Kitchen, sun-sentinel.com, "Spice your turkey burgers up with some mango chutney," 18 June 2019 Add melted butter, Worcestershire, garam masala, cayenne, and pepper and gently knead with hands until well combined. America's Test Kitchen, sun-sentinel.com, "Spice your turkey burgers up with some mango chutney," 18 June 2019 Add melted butter, Worcestershire, garam masala, cayenne, and pepper and gently knead with hands until well combined. Washington Post, "Spice your turkey burgers up with some mango chutney," 17 June 2019

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First Known Use of garam masala

1954, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for garam masala

Hindi & Urdu garam masālā, literally, hot spices

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