How to make Simple Egg Curry -

This egg curry may be simple to make but there is nothing simple about its taste

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Eggs (अंडे), Medium onions

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course Egg

For more recipes related to Simple Egg Curry checkout Kolhapuri Egg Curry, Omelette Curry, Egg Macho, Kodi Guddu Pulusu . You can also find more Main Course Egg recipes like Kolhapuri Anda Sukka Egg Koftas Cheesy Eggplant Casserole Cheesy Egg Bhurji

Simple Egg Curry

Simple Egg Curry 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 : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 41-50 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Simple Egg Curry Recipe

  • Eggs 8

  • Medium onions sliced 2

  • Garlic 6-8 cloves

  • Fresh coconut scraped 3/4 cup

  • Oil 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Cumin seeds 2 teaspoons

  • Green chillies slit 2

  • Turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 1 1/2 teaspoons

  • Coriander powder 2 teaspoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons


Step 1

Heat a non-stick pan, add onion and garlic and dry roast till golden brown, transfer onto a plate. Add coconut to the same pan and dry roast till golden brown. Take the pan off the heat and let it cool.

Step 2

Transfer the roasted coconut, onion and garlic into a blender jar, add a little water and blend to a fine paste.

Step 3

Heat oil in a deep non-stick pan, add cumin seeds, and let them change colour. Add green chillies, mix and sauté.

Step 4

Add the ground paste and mix well. Cover and cook for 5-10 minutes.

Step 5

Add turmeric powder, red chilli powder and coriander powder, mix well and saute for 2-3 minutes. Add salt, mix well and saute, stirring occasionally, for 3-4 minutes or till the oil separates.

Step 6

Rinse the blender jar with 1 cup of water and add to the pan, mix well, cover and cook till the mixture comes to a rolling boil.

Step 7

Add 1 tbsp of coriander leaves and mix well. While the mixture is boiling, break the the eggs one by one directly into the gravy. Cover and cook for 5-10 minutes.

Step 8

Transfer into a serving bowl, garnish with remaining coriander leaves and serve hot.

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