How to make Egg Tikka -

Hard boiled eggs marinated in a spicy and flavourful masala and baked to perfection

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Eggs (अंडे), Melted butter (पिघला हुआ मक्खन )

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Egg Tikka

Egg Tikka 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 : 41-50 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Egg Tikka Recipe

  • Eggs hard boiled and peeled 8

  • Melted butter to grease for basting

  • Hung yogurt 3 tablespoons

  • Ginger-garlic paste 1 tablespoon

  • Red chilli powder 1 tablespoon

  • Garam masala powder 2 teaspoons

  • Dried fenugreek leaves powder 2 teaspoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon

  • Mustard oil 1 tablespoon

  • Roasted gram flour 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Onion ringds to serve

  • Green chutney to serve

  • Lemon wedges to serve


Step 1

Take hung yogurt in a bowl, add ginger-garlic paste, red chilli powder, garam masala powder, dried fenugreek leaves powder, salt, lemon juice, mustard oil and gram flour and mix well.

Step 2

Prick boiled eggs with a fork and add to this mixture, mix gently and set aside for 20-25 minutes.

Step 3

Preheat the oven to 200˚ C. Grease a baking tray with melted butter.

Step 4

Halve the marinated eggs vertically, place them on the baking tray cut side upwards and apply the remaining prepared mixture on the eggs.

Step 5

Brush a little melted butter on top of each egg piece, keep the baking tray in the preheated oven and bake for 8-10 minutes. .

Step 6

Transfer the egg tikka onto a serving platter, garnish with onion rings and serve with green chutney and lemon wedge.

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