How to make Puliyogare -

Tangy rice preparation with combination of Indian spices.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sirf 30 minute.

Main Ingredients : Rice (चावल), Tamarind Paste (इमली की पेस्ट )

Cuisine : Karnataka

Course : Rice

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Hindi: chawal
How many times have we thought rice is a blessing? We use it for holy purposes but we also can pressure up a quick pulao or khichdi when hunger pangs are drumming away! This is one grain that is about 98% percent digestible. In India we are familiar with Basmati, Patna or brown rice but it is also available as Italian Rice and Glutinous Rice which is popular in Chinese and Japanese cuisines.

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Tangy

Ingredients for Puliyogare Recipe

  • Rice 2 cups

  • Tamarind Paste 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Mustard seeds 1/2 teaspoon

  • Dried red chilli 1-2

  • Split Bengal gram (chana dal) 1/2 teaspoon

  • Peanuts 2 tablespoons

  • Curry leaves 8-10

  • Jaggery (gur), freshly made 1 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Sesame oil (til oil) 1 tablespoon

  • Mustard seeds 1/2 teaspoon

  • Split Bengal gram (chana dal) 2 teaspoons

  • Coriander seeds 2 teaspoons

  • White sesame seeds 1 1/2 teaspoons

  • Dried red chillies 2

  • Asafoetida a pinch

  • Dry coconut (khopra), grated 2 tablespoons


Step 1

For the puliyogare powder dry roast mustard seeds, chana dal, coriander seeds and sesame seeds lightly in a non-stick pan. Add red chillies, asafoetida and dry coconut and roast till lightly coloured. Cool and grind to a powder. Heat 2 tbsps oil in a deep non-stick pan.

Step 2

Add mustard seeds, red chillies, chana dal and peanuts and sauté for a few minutes. Dilute tamarind paste in ¼ cup water. Add curry leaves and tamarind water to the pan and mix well. When it comes to a boil, add jaggery and red chilli powder and mix.

Step 3

Cook on medium heat till the raw smells disappear and the mixture thickens. Add 1½ tsps puliyogare powder, mix and cook for 1-2 minutes. Add rice and mix gently till the rice gets heated through. Add salt and mix well. Drizzle til oil, mix and serve hot.

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