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Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Poached Egg Curry | Shakshouka | Anda Curry

Talking about poached egg they are just yummm to me.Aren't they ??? Call me crazy or whatever I Lovee Eggs...Just not that I do research on different recipes based with them too.While one of the researches I came across this Libyan recipe "Shakshouka". This is very much similar to Indian egg gravy but instead of boiled egg we add raw egg to pan & allow it to cook with the curry juices & steam.



Shakshouka with a Indian twist. 

Ingredients
2 Eggs 
1 Medium onion chopped 
2 Tomatoes cut in cubes
2 Green chilli's sliced
1 Garlic minced 
1 Tsp cumin powder
1 Tsp chilli powder
Corriander leaves finely chopped 
salt 
For a Indian twist I added a seasoning to the dish with... :) 
2 Tbs oil
1 Tsp mustard 
1 Tsp jeera 
1 Tsp channa dal 
1 Tsp Urad dal


Heat pan with oil add urad ,channa dal to pan & fry them till they turn light brown. Then add mustard & jeera to pan. Once mustard starts jumping add garlic, green chilli & onion to pan. Fry them till onion turns transparent. Then add tomato to pan with salt. Close pan with lid & allow tomato to cook. 
Once tomatoes are cooked add cumin powder & chilli powder along with 1/2 cup of water. Bring it to boil & break eggs directly in to pan.. Allow them to cook for 3 mins & switch off heat. Garnish it with coriander leaves & curry is ready to serve. 

* Serve with rice or roti... 

Note: 
1. If you want to you can cook them for some more time for a hard boiled yolk. 
2. Avoid adding green chilli's if you feel it's too spicy. 


16 comments:

  1. looks really drool worthy- nice twist too !

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  2. That sounds interesting, I'd have never thought of cooking the eggs in gravy. Bookmarked!

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  3. Mouthwatering poached egg curry. Excellent preparation.

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  4. Love this with dosas... Yummy curry

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  5. Poached egg curry looks superb and yummy.

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  6. This is a awesome recipe...YUMMY

    Aarthi
    http://www.yummytummyaarthi.com/

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  7. lovely recipe with egg. would you like to send it to my EGGS event.

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  8. Ahh so delicious & spicy!!
    If you are willing, you can share this recipe & other romantic recipes with my ongoing-''Valentine's Day Event''(till Feb 20th)

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  9. wow..this reccipe looks so spicy and tempting. Thanks for linking with my event

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  10. Delectable egg curry sree. Iam drooling here.

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