Total Time
Prep 25 mins
Cook 20 mins

This recipe is from the 'Thursday' magazine. It was submitted by Rekha J.S. I'm posting it here in response to a request. I haven't personally tried it, so, I dont know how it tastes, but this is what the person who submitted this recipe has to say about it: " Egg curry, prepared in this novel way, will certainly elevate your culinary skills. So give it a try and be the kitchen queen!"

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Grind coconut, poppy seeds, fennel seeds and cashewnuts to a fine paste and keep aside.
  2. Heat oil in a skillet.
  3. Add the chopped onion and saute.
  4. Once it is golden brown, add the ginger-garlic paste, the peeled and chopped tomato, red chilli powder, corriander powder and the ground paste.
  5. Add 1 big cup of water.
  6. Cook on low flame for 5 minutes.
  7. Break eggs into it.
  8. Cover.
  9. Allow to cook on low flame for 5 minutes.
  10. Turn each egg carefully and allow it to cook for another 5 minutes on low flame.
  11. Garnish with corriander leaves and serve hot with hot rotis.
Most Helpful

de.licious. took a bit longer to cook on the electric stove, probably extra 10 minutes. made me feel like a 'kitchen goddess' :c)

Bonnie bonbon June 15, 2003

Thank you for the excellent recipe. I loved it. I fixed it at Easter & my friends loved it.

Luna Hippie July 22, 2012

i thought the coconut and poppy seeds made this a very unusual, but lively and interesting dish. i omitted the coriander powder and instead used whole coriander seeds which i ground with the other ingredients specified in step 1. this was a very good meal coupled with basmati rice.

eatrealfood May 05, 2005