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9 minute Keralan egg curry

By Sam
9 minute Keralan egg curry

Meals in Minutes with Gizzi Erskine

Serves: 2
Cooking time: 9 minutes


  • 4 large British Lion eggs, hard-boiled
  • 2-3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 3-4 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 3cm piece ginger, grated
  • 1-2 green chillies, finely chopped
  • ½ tablespoon tomato purée
  • ¼ teaspoon sea salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • ½ teaspoon ground cumin
  • ½ teaspoon ground coriander
  • 3/4 teaspoon garam masala
  • 1 tomato, finely chopped
  • 200ml coconut milk
  • 100g petite pois
  • 2 tablespoons coriander leaves, chopped
  • Chapattis or rice to serve


1. Remove the shell from the boiled eggs (Gizzi uses free range), halve & put aside. Blend the oil, onion, garlic, ginger, green chillies and spices together. Heat a wok and add the paste and fry for 3-4 minutes.

2. Add the tomato, coconut cream and peas and simmer for 5 minutes. For the last 2 minutes of cooking add the boiled eggs. Serve the egg curry hot, garnished with coriander leaves, with chapattis or rice.

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