Category: Whole Spices
The major use of fenugreek is in curry powders, figuring in many mixtures, especially vindaloo and the hot curries of Sri Lanka. When fish is curried, particularly strong-tasting fish such as tuna and mackerel, fenugreek is frequently included in the spice mixture.
Many chutneys and pickles incorporate it and it gives a tangy aroma to vegetables. A tea can be made by infusing teaspoon of seed with two cups of water for five minutes.