Tasty & Healthy Egg Tomato Curry | Simple & Easy Egg Tomato Curry

A Simple Easy & Delicious Tomato Egg Curry, is for those busy days when you want to prepare something easy healthy & tasty curry with no fuss. It has come to my rescue on busy days & yet has made our meal fulfilling & enjoyable. I would like to share this recipe with you so you can enjoy it as much as my family does.

An easy egg curry that you must give a try & it will definitely become one of your recipes to prepare when you are running short of time.

Goes great with Phulkhas, Dosas, Puris, Bread or Toast too

You can also watch my video on YouTube

Ingredients:

  • 1 Medium – Onion (finely chopped)
  • 3 Medium – Tomatoes (finely chopped)
  • 1 Tsp – Garlic (grated)
  • 1 Tsp – Ginger (grated)
  • 2 – Eggs
  • 3 Tsp – Oil
  • 1 Tsp – Salt (or as per your taste)
  • ¼ Tsp –Turmeric powder
  • 2 Tsp – Homemade Sambhar/Curry Powder (Instead you can add ½ tsp Chilli powder & ½ Tsp Coriander/Dhania powder)
  • ½ Tsp – Garam Masala Powder
  • ¼ Glass – Water (you can add ¼ glass water more if you want more gravy)
  • 1 Heap Tsp – Besan/Gram Flour/Kadle Hittu

Method:

  • Heat a wok/kadai (plz keep heat on low).
  • Add oil, as the oil heats add garlic, ginger, salt & sauté.
  • As the garlic, ginger soften add the finely chopped onion & sauté.
  • We cover with lid & let the onion cook well for a few minutes.
  • After a few minutes open the lid & the onion is cooked.
  • Once the onion turns soft & translucent add the chopped tomatoes sauté well.
  • We cover with lid & let the tomatoes cook for a few minutes.
  • After 4-5 minutes open the lid, the tomatoes are soft.
  • Mash the tomatoes gently with the back of the spoon so we get more gravy.
  • Once the tomatoes are cooked well add turmeric powder, homemade sambhar/curry powder & sauté well (this gives moderate heat add more if you want more heat).
  • Now add the besan/gram flour & sauté well (the besan/gram flour is added for flavour & as a thickener).
  • We cover with lid & let it all cook for a minute.
  • After a minute open the lid, sauté.
  • Now add garam masala & mix well.
  • Add ¼ glass water mix well (add a little more if you wish more gravy).
  • Then drop the eggs one by one into the curry (plz turn heat to low, break eggs in a cup & then drop them in the curry so there are no broken shells in the curry).
  • No need to mix, we cover with lid & let it cook for about 2 minutes.
  • After 2 minutes we open the lid & as the eggs cook, just once we gently mix the eggs.
  • Now we cover with lid & let the eggs cook (we need to make sure we do not mix the curry too much).
  • After about 3-4 minutes the eggs should be cooked, they need to be firm & soft.
  • With a spoon gently mix it all.
  • Turn off heat & Ready to Serve.

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