How to make Poached Eggs in Tomato Chilli Sauce -

Poached eggs served with flavourful tomato chilli sauce.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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

Main Ingredients : Eggs (अंडे), Tomato Sliced

Cuisine : British

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Poached Eggs in Tomato Chilli Sauce

Poached Eggs in Tomato Chilli Sauce 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 : 21-25 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Poached Eggs in Tomato Chilli Sauce Recipe

  • Eggs 8

  • Tomato Sliced 8 medium

  • Green chillies roasted 6 Big

  • Onions 4 medium

  • Oil 8 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Crushed black peppercorns 2 teaspoon

  • Vinegar 4 tablespoons

  • Cream 4 tablespoons

  • Processed cheese grated 4 tablespoons


Step 1

For each portion, toughly dice 1 onion. Heat 2 tbsps oil in a non stick pan. Heat some water in another non stick pan and add salt. Add onion to the first pan and saute till soft.

Step 2

Roughly chop 1½ roasted chillies and remove seeds. Add 2 tomatoes and salt to the onion. Add ½ tsp crushed black peppercorns and toss and let it cook. Add 1 tbsp vinegar to the water heating in the second pan. Break an egg and drop into the water.

Step 3

Place a ring around the egg. Break another egg and put into the water. Carefully gather the white and gently put it over the yolk. Transfer the onion-tomato mixture into a bowl.

Step 4

Carefully lift the eggs, one after the other, with a slotted spoon and place over the onion-tomato mixture. Top them with chopped green chillies. Sprinkle 1 tbsp grated cheese, drizzle 1 tbsp cream. Finally sprinkle a little crushed black peppercorns and serve hot.

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