Chef Ali Hooke's Pappu Podi Salt


Unleash the vibrant flavors of Pappu Podi. This captivating South Indian spice blend enhances rice, dosa, tinned fish, and your favorite avocado toast too. Try it with mackerel and chips. The possibilites are endless!


  • Urad dal (black lentils)
  • Chana dal (chickpeas)
  • Roasted sesame seeds
  • Sea Salt
  • Cumin
  • Coriander
  • Chili powder
  • Asafoetida
  • Curry leaves


What does it mean to be mineral-rich?

While ordinary table and kosher salts are made up of 100% sodium chloride, our salts contain a range of minerals essential for good health. Our traditional and natural process results in a precious Korean grey salt that boasts some of the highest concentrations of calcium, potassium, and magnesium of any salt in the world.

What is cheonilyeom salt?

Cheonilyeom translates quite literally to "Sky-Day-Salt" and describes the traditional process for making Korean salt that we still use to this day. Solar Salt or Sun-Dried Salt is harvested from the sea and then naturally dried over time in salt flats by the sun. This results in an earthier-tasting salt with a larger/coarser grain!