Fenugreek powder is also known as methi powder. Try to find pork chops without too much fat on them. When using cardomom pods, open them up a little so the seeds can come out and add to the flavour. If you do not want to make the paste from scratch, you can use a tablespoon or two of ginger and garlic paste from a jar. When incorporating a raw meat marinade into a dish, it is important to bring the mixture to the boil for 5 minutes to kill of any potential bacteria.