Introduction: Egg Roast (Kerala Style Egg Curry)
Egg Roast is basically Kerala Style Indian Egg Curry dish popular among Christian community in Southern India and is specially made during Easter. It involves Hard Boiled Eggs and flavourful Curry Sauce.
6-7 Hard Boiled Eggs
2-3 tbsp Oil
2 cup onions
1/2 tsp ginger paste
1/2 tsp garlic paste
1 green chilli ( deseeded)
( I used 2 tsp - more so for subtle flavour than taste)
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp turmeric
1/2 to 1 tsp red chilli pwd
10-12 dried crushed curry leaves
( Fresh work well too)
1/2 tsp curry powder
1.5 cup tomatoes
1/2 tsp garam masala
Boil the eggs and remove the peel. Cut the eggs in two halves.
In a hot wok/pan, add 2-3 tbsp oil. Add onions, ginger and garlic paste. Stir together.
Add green chilli, salt, red chilli pwd and turmeric. Let the mixture cook for 2-3 mins.
Add curry powder and curry leaves. Mix well and let cook for a minute.
Add tomatoes and cook until tender ( another 3-4 mins)
Add 1/2 cup to cup of water. Bring it to boil then turn the heat down and let it simmer.
Add in garam masala and mix well. Gently add egg pieces in and cover them with curry sauce. Let everything come together for another minute or so and then serve with rice, over paratha or your favourite flatbread.