How to make Baked Eggs -

Eggs baked between spiced cottage cheese layers.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Eggs (अंडे), Paneer (cottage cheese) (पनीर)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Main Course Egg

For more recipes related to Baked Eggs checkout Kolhapuri Egg Curry, Omelette Curry, Egg Macho, Kodi Guddu Pulusu . You can also find more Main Course Egg recipes like Hot Garlic Eggs Cheesy Eggplant Casserole Anda Curry Palak Curry Anda Karela Ghotala

Baked Eggs

Baked Eggs Recipe Card


Hindi: anda
You should always stack your fridge with at least a dozen of them. Why? Handiest food to have around! Kids are hungry? Make some egg sandwiches. Guests come in, make an egg curry or egg biryani. You are hungry? Poach an egg and have it topped with stir fried veggies – perfect protein source for the body! Check the freshness – keep a raw egg in a bowl of water. Fresh eggs will stay at the bottom while stale eggs stand on end or float.

Prep Time : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Baked Eggs Recipe

  • Eggs 3

  • Paneer (cottage cheese) 50 grams

  • Extra virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon

  • Onion 1/2 medium

  • Garlic cloves 6-7

  • Salt to taste

  • Crushed black peppercorns to taste

  • Tomato puree 4 tablespoons

  • Red chilli powder a pinch

  • Basil leaves 3-4 + for garnishing

  • Green capsicum 1 medium

  • Tomatoes 2 medium

  • Fresh cream 2 tablespoons

  • Alfalfa sprouts for garnishing


Step 1

Preheat oven to 180ºC.

Step 2

Heat olive oil in a non-stick pan. Slice onion and add and sauté.

Step 3

Halve tomatoes, slice thinly and add to the pan and sauté well.

Step 4

Crush garlic cloves and add along with salt, crushed peppercorns, 2-3 tbsps water and tomato puree and mix well.

Step 5

Add red chilli powder and mix well. Tear 3-4 basil leaves and add.

Step 6

Roughly chop capsicum and add. Mix and cook for 2 minutes. Transfer the mixture into an ovenproof bowl.

Step 7

Crumble paneer and place in another bowl. Add cream and mix well.

Step 8

Put some of the paneer-cream mixture into the ovenproof bowl. Break the eggs on top, keeping a little distance between each. Put remaining paneer-cream mixture over them.

Step 9

Sprinkle salt and crushed peppercorns on top and bake in preheated oven for 15 minutes or till the eggs are cooked.

Step 10

Serve hot garnished with basil leaves and alfalfa sprouts.

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