Indian Spices: Madhur Jaffrey’s Essentials for Indian Cooking

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Sep 9, 2022 • 5 min read

“For Indians, spices are like paints in a paint box,” Madhur Jaffrey says. “We get different shades from the same spice by doing something to the spice,” like roasting whole spices or grinding them into powders. Discover eleven essential Indian spices to add to your masala dabba (spice box) with tips and recipes from Madhur’s kitchen.