Wooden Spice Box/Masala Dabba/Masala Dani/Pakistani Spice Tin in Wood/Square box with Glass Lid (Handcrafted in Pakistan) Size:8×8 Inch
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A masala box, also known as a spice box, is a container used to store and organize a variety of spices commonly used in Indian cuisine. The box is typically made of wood, although other materials such as metal or plastic can also be used.
A traditional masala box consists of a circular or square container with a removable lid, divided into several small compartments, each containing a different spice. The number of compartments can vary from four to sixteen, depending on the size and design of the box.
The spices stored in a masala box can include cumin, coriander, turmeric, mustard seeds, fennel seeds, cardamom, cloves, cinnamon, and many others. The box is an essential tool for Indian cooking, as it allows the cook to easily access and measure out the required spices while preparing a dish.
In addition to its functional use, a masala box can also be a decorative item in the kitchen, often featuring intricate designs or carvings. Some masala boxes also come with a small spoon or spoon-shaped lid for scooping out the spices.
Overall, a masala box is a practical and versatile tool that is an essential part of the Pakistani kitchen and culture.
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