egg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for rice

egg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for rice

egg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for riceEggs are always rare happening in my blog the reason may be simple that I really don’t know myself till today. I have decided to share some non-vegetarian delicacies in my space at least in my future posts. Eggs are the one very best ingredient that endless variations can be made with it.This egg thokku is a south indian style curry that is very easy to make without any coconut.Nowadays I use free range egg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for ricemuttai than the white ones because the brown eggs are much healthier than the white ones. These free range brown eggs are much smaller and firmer than the white ones. Eggs are high in protein and they are very good for growing children. I make this very often for rice and you can use any garam masala brands of your choice. Small onions are best for this egg thokku it gives a very nice taste.

 

egg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for rice

 

INGREDIENTS:

Eggs/muttai – 3
Small onion – 1/4 cup finely chopped
Some chopped curry leaves
Ginger garlic paste – 2 tsp
Salt as per taste
Tomatoes 1 big(chopped finely)
Oil – 2-3 tbsp
Chilli powder – 1/2 tsp or as per need
Garam masala powder – 11/2 tsp
Turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp
Mustard seeds – 1/2 tsp

 

To roast eggs:

Oil – 1/4 tsp
Some salt and some pepper powder

 

METHOD:

egg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for riceegg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for riceegg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for rice1.First boil the eggs and make slits and keep ready.
2.Keep a kadai with little oil(1/4 tsp) and add boiled eggs with needed salt and pepper and roast nicely till golden.

egg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for rice3.Keep the kadai with oil add mustard to splutter,then add onions along with curry leaves to become golden.

egg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for riceegg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for ricethakali4.Now add ginger garlic paste and when done add all the powders namely chilli,turmeric,garam masala to it and saute till the rawness goes off.
5.Now add the chopped tomatoes.

egg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for rice6.Saute well till the rawness of the tomatoes goes off,then add some water after adding required salt and let it boil.

egg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for rice7.When all the contents come to a semi gravy stage add in the roasted eggs to it.
8.Keep the flame low and wait for some time till the oil oozes and when gravy coats the egg.
9.Switch off and serve with rice or even for chappathi.

 

egg thokku south indian style/muttai thokku for rice

Total Time: 25 minutes

Category: non-vegetarian

Cuisine: SouthIndian

Yield: 4

egg thokku south indian  style/muttai thokku for rice

Ingredients

  • Eggs/muttai - 4
  • Small onion - 1/4 cup finely chopped
  • Some chopped curry leaves
  • Ginger garlic paste - 2 tsp
  • Salt as per taste
  • Tomatoes 1 big(chopped finely)
  • Oil - 2-3 tbsp
  • Chilli powder - 1/2 tsp or as per need
  • Garam masala powder - 11/2 tsp
  • Turmeric powder - 1/4 tsp
  • Mustard seeds - 1/2 tsp
    To roast eggs:
  • Oil - 1/4 tsp
  • Some salt and some pepper powder

Instructions

  1. First boil the eggs and make slits and keep ready.
  2. Keep a kadai with little oil(1/4 tsp) and add boiled eggs with needed salt and pepper and roast nicely till lightly golden.
  3. Keep the kadai with oil add mustard to splutter,then add onions along with curry leaves to become golden.
  4. Now add ginger garlic paste and when done add all the powders namely chilli,turmeric,garam masala to it and saute till the rawness goes off.Now add the chopped tomatoes with needed salt for the thokku.
  5. Saute well till the rawness of the tomatoes goes off,then add some water after adding required salt and let it boil.
  6. When all the contents come to a semi gravy stage add in the roasted eggs to it.
  7. Keep the flame low and wait for some time till the oil oozes and when gravy coats the egg.
  8. Switch off and serve with rice or even for chappathi.

Notes

Its a simple curry that does not need any coconut or any other hard spices. Roasting and slitting the eggs are needed so that egg itself becomes tasty blending with the masala. You can even slice the boiled eggs and then add.

 

Check here the recipes with eggs:

caramel custard easy recipe /pudding with eggs

fresh strawberry cupcakes /with eggs

 

 

 

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