04 November, 2012

Egg Curry with Poppy Seeds ~ Bengali Recipe

For day 2 of Blogging Marathon #22, under the theme Dishes from West Bengal.I was confused with the theme, what to make like that!? Sangee of Spicy Treats only helped  me to make some curry with eggs!When i searched for bengali recipe in youtube i found this curry.It suits well with Poori. Lets see the recipe now....

  1. Boiled Eggs- 4 nos
  2. Onion- 1 cup (Chopped)
  3. Poppy seed paste - 1/2 cup
  4. Green chilly- 1  nos (Chopped)
  5. Grated ginger - 1 tablespoon
  6. Jeera powder-2 teaspoon
  7. Red chilly Powder- 1 teaspoon
  8. Turmeric Powder - 1/2 teaspoon 
  9. Curd- 2 tablespoon
  10. Salt- to taste
  11. Sugar- little
  12. Oil
For Tempering :
  1. Cloves - 2 nos
  2. Cinnamon stick - 1 small
  3. Cardamom - 2 nos
  4. Bay leave- 1 
  5. Jeera- 1 teaspoon

  • Heat oil in  a pan, temper the ingredients one by one.
  • Add onion,fry for 2 mins, add salt to it.
  • Add ginger paste ,saute it for one min.
  • Beat curd with tablespoon of water, add the yogurt in to the kadai.
  • Add cumin powder, turmeric powder ,red chilly powder,sugar and green chilly.Fry this in medium heat till oil loses the edge.
  • Now add the poppy seeds paste,add some water to it.Bring to boil.
  • Once the curry  started boiling add the egg, cover and cook for 5 mins or till the curry become thick.Check the salt.
  • Serve hot with Chapthi/Poori/pulao .
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  1. I too make it very offen.......yummy dish to go with anything...

  2. Such a thick and delicious fingerlicking curry, simply cant resist.

  3. wow the curry looks so delicous and royal

  4. The first click looks really nice! Yet to try this curry, should give it a go sometime!

  5. wow admin it was really rocking taste...thank you for sharing this one and this is the blog where I come across very nice recipes..

  6. Very pretty pictures...and those pooris are looking good..:)

  7. I am a big founder of eating egg and any dish made from I always like it.. thanks for sharing this recipe...

  8. Awesome recipe... but i never tried egg curry...


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