|February 17, 2023

Indian Egg Curry Gravy Recipe

Egg Curry is a delectable curry with hard-boiled eggs parboiled in an onion-tomato-based gravy. Make it in 30 minutes using simple gluten-free ingredients at home without significant effort. Though each house has its recipe for Egg Curry, we have shared a recipe that prepares the best Egg Curry to serve for lunch or dinner.

Most Indians love tomatoes and the tangy flavor it delivers in any dish. This easy homemade Egg Curry Recipe won't demand any cooking struggle. 

Serve the Egg Curry with Indian bread (Roti/Naan/Paratha) or Steamed Rice. It goes well with any of these.

Indian Egg Curry Gravy Recipe

The most delicious meatless dish, egg curry with an authentic and flavorful sauce, can satisfy your evening meals. If Indian non-veg meals fascinate you, read here to learn more about how egg curry can benefit you.

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How to Prepare Egg Curry at Home?

  • Type - Main course
  • Serve - 2
  • Preparation time - 5-10 mins
  • Cooking time - 10-15 mins

Ingredients of Egg Curry Recipe

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  • 4 - Boiled eggs
  • 3 tbsp - Oil
  • 2 - Onion (finely chopped)
  • 2 - Dried red chili 
  • 2 - Tomatoes puree
  • 1 tsp - Ginger Garlic Paste
  • 1.5 cups - Water
  • 1 tsp -  Kashmiri Chili Powder
  • 1tsp - Turmeric Powder
  • 1/2 tsp - Cumin Powder
  • 1-2 sticks - Cinnamon 
  • 2-3 - Cardamoms
  • 2-3 - Bay leaves
  • 1-2 - Cloves
  • Salt as per the taste
  • Coriander leaves to garnish
  • 50g - Egg Curry Gravy

What is the recipe for Egg Curry Masala?

The recipe for this creamy egg curry masala is quite simple yet delicious. 

  • Hard-boil 4 eggs.
  • If you don't want the boiled eggs to burst, pat them dry and prick the eggs with a clean fork.
  • Take a large pan and add 1/2 tbsp of oil. Add the boiled eggs to the pan and fry them till they are blistered. 
  • Keep the fried eggs aside.
  • Add 2 tbsp of oil to the same pan and add cumin, cinnamon, cardamom, bay leaf, and cloves to the pan. 
  • Add ginger- garlic paste, and two finely chopped medium-sized onions. Saute them together. 
  • Add tomato puree after the onions turn golden brown. Let it cook well. 
  • Pour the contents of Alco Egg Curry Gravy into a bowl and make a runny gravy.
  • Now add Alco Egg Curry Gravy to the pan.
  • Add 1.5 cups of water to the fried mix to make a thick gravy. 
  • Now add those fried eggs and stir them regularly. Cook for almost 2 minutes so the eggs can get the gravy flavor. Garnish it with Coriander leaves.

Your curry eggs recipe is ready to be served hot.

Health Benefits of Egg Curry


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  • Egg curry constitutes proteins.
  • It has vitamins and is also loaded with calcium, healthy fats, and much more.
  • Eggs naturally have Vitamin D, which may help in bone growth and development
  • Egg whites have quality proteins like amino acids
  • Eggs are the best way to lose weight without hampering hunger levels.
  • Add 1.5 cups of water to the fried mix to make a thick gravy. 
  • Now add those fried eggs and stir them regularly. Cook for almost 2 minutes so the eggs can get the gravy flavor. Garnish it with Coriander leaves.

FAQs on Egg Curry Recipe

What is Egg masala made of?

The egg masala (curry eggs recipe) is an Indian Dhaba-style curry made with boiled eggs and simmered in a delicious-looking thick and creamy gravy. This thick gravy is made from authentic Indian spices like ginger, onion, chilies, and garlic.

Does egg curry have protein?

Yes, Egg Curry With 1 Egg (0.5 cups) contains 8g of protein.

How long can you keep egg curry?

You can enjoy the egg curry for 2-3 days. Please keep it in the refrigerator for no more 2 to 3 days.

How many calories does egg curry have?

A single serving of egg curry recipe has 156 calories.

How do you thicken egg curry gravy?

If you want to thicken your egg curry gravy, add any dairy cream like greek yogurt or add more tomato puree. These two ways best thicken egg curry gravy and retain its charm.


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