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Iyengar Puliogare(Instant)

Quick and Easy Iyengar style Puliyogare or Tamarind Rice.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Dinner, Lunch, Lunch Box, Main
Cuisine: Indian, South Indian
Keyword: Iyengar Cuisine, Puliogare Rice, Tamarind Rice
Servings: 4
Author: Swati


  • 2 Cups Cooked Rice
  • 3 tbsp Readymade Puliogare Powder
  • 1-2 tbsp Peanuts
  • 1 tbsp Cashew nuts optional
  • 2 tbsp Oil(prefer Sesame oil)


  • In  a pan heat oil. 
  • When the oil is warm add peanuts to it and saute for a while, till peanuts are crunchy.
  • Add the Puliogare masala and saute for 1-2 minutes.
  • Add 2-3 tbsp of water to it to form a paste.
  • Add rice and mix well. Adjust the salt as per your requirement. 
  • Serve hot with papads