Homemade Sukku Podi | Chukku Podi | Dry Ginger Powder Recipe with step by step photos. The homemade recipes are always better than the store-bought one. This is a plain sukku podi or chukku podi recipe prepared from dried ginger root. I always have this sukku podi in my home.
Sukku podi is mainly used for medicinal purposes. It helps to cure indigestion problem. We can even apply this powder, mix with some water to make a paste, on our forehead when we suffer from a headache. It would be the greatest remedy to cure a headache. By using this sukku podi can make sukku coffee for curing a severe cold and sore throat. Yet there are many more health and skin benefits of using dry ginger.
Lets learn how to make this plain sukku podi or chukku podi at home and give me your comments.
Homemade Sukku Podi Recipe | Chukku Podi Recipe | Dry Ginger Powder
Dry Ginger – as your needs
How to make homemade chukku podi recipe with step by step instructions
1. Take a heavy bottom pan and heat it. Add dry ginger and roast it until it turns to light golden color.
2. Let it cool for sometimes. If you have mortar and pestle break the roasted ginger by using that. I used my hammer to break it into small pieces like the below picture.
3. Take a mixie jar or food processor, put all broken pieces, and grind it to a smooth powder.
4. Sieve the powder by using a sieve and return to the jar if any lumps there. Grind it again and sieve it.
5. Store this in an airtight container. It has a long shelf life of a year. We can use this powder in our curries,bread,cakes and cookies.
How to give sukku podi or chukku podi for kids & adults
Having this sukku podi treats to help in indigestion problem for both kids and adults. Take this drink at least once in a week is good for both kids and adults.
1. For Kids,take a glass and pour 3 to 4 tbsp of hot water. Add 1/8 tsp of dry ginger powder and mix well.Let it sit for 5 minutes.Then give it to your kids.
2. For adults, take 1 cup of hot water in a glass,add 1 tsp of dry ginger powder and mix well. Let it set for 5 minutes then have this drink.
How to make Sukku Podi or Chukku Podi or Dry Powder Recipe