A mixer- grinder is an essential in your kitchen that helps create tasteful flavours. It requires minimum maintenance and its cleaning is simple and quick. Check out this method to effectively clean your grinder.
Put 1/4th cup of rice in the grinder and grind for about a minute, or until it's crushed to powder. The particles that are stuck in the grinder should cling to the rice, leaving behind just a thin dusting of rice flour.
Dump out the rice flour. Check the grinder for any foul smell.
Wipe out the grinder with a damp paper towel.
Repeat weekly or whenever your grinder looks like it needs a good cleaning.