Sunday, December 26, 2010

Egg Briyani

While going through my non vegetarian recipe index i came to know that i havent posted my recipe for egg briyani which i prepare quite often whenever i dont have meats or veggies, here is my favourite and delicious egg briyani from the kitchen, my egg briyani goes for hard boiled eggs and some scrambled eggs, usually many of us make egg briyani just with whole hard boiled eggs while i go for both boiled eggs and scrambled eggs, everyone at home love my version egg briyani..Just serve this hot egg briyani along with some onion raita, u guys will definitely fallen in love completely with this combo which tastes absolutely divine.

Egg Briyani

2cups Basmati rice
3nos Boiled eggs
3nos Eggs +1no Onion (chopped)
2nos Onions (sliced thinly)
3nos Tomatoes (chopped finely)
1tbsp Ginger garlic paste
2nos Green chillies (slit opened)
1/2tsp Red chilly powder
1/4tsp Turmeric powder
1/2tsp Cumin powder
1tsp Garam masala powder
1cup Coconut milk
2cups Water
1/2cup Mint leaves (chopped)
2tbsp Ghee
Salt
Oil
2nos Whole spices (bay leaves,cloves, cinnamon stick & cardamoms)

Heat the oil and ghee together, fry the bayleaves, cloves,cinnamon stick and cardamom until they turns brown, add immediately the sliced onions,chopped tomatoes, slit opened green chillies,ginger garlic paste and sauté with salt until the veggies get cooked and raw smell goes away.

Meanwhile wash the rice and soak the rice with coconut milk and 2cups of water,keep aside for 15minutes..

Add the boiled eggs (make few slashes gently),red chilly powder, turmeric powder,garam masala,cumin powder to the cooking veggies, cook for few minutes.

Drain the soaked rice and add the coconut milk-water,mint leaves to the cooking veggies-egg mixture,bring everything to boil..Finally add the soaked rice,cook in high flame for few minutes, put off the flame in simmer..Cook until the rice gets well cooked..

Heat few drops of oil,sauté the chopped onions, whisk the eggs, add the whisked eggs to the cooking onions and make scrambled eggs.

Gradually add this scrambled eggs to the cooked egg briyani,toss gently and put off the stove..Serve hot with onion raita..

34 comments:

  1. yup u r right it tastes totally swell-- i make a similar version; boiled and scrambled give a wow texture to the whole meal !!

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  2. wow...flavorful biriyani..d colors of biriyani make hungry..nice click dear!

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  3. Hey,

    Yummy ans tasty biryani...Love it with eggs...:)

    Dr.Sameena@

    http://www.myeasytocookrecipes.blogspot.com/

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  4. A nice idea of adding scrambled eggs..My dad is fond of it & alwayz suggests i add burji to biryani but was never sure if it would turn out ok..Bookmarked ur recipe & will try it out soon...Thx a ton for sharing this Priya!!

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  5. Visibly Tasty and Yummy looking Egg Biriyani. Glad to see such a dish after a long time.


    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  6. very thoughtful of adding scrambled eggs to the biryani.....yum,yum.
    Reva.
    www.kaarasaaram.com

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  7. Really loved ur blog and the texture of your biryani is too good- now aim a follower of your blog

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  8. thats a very different recipe with scrambled eggs. looks awesome.

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  9. wow..such a delicious looking biriyani..love the colour

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  10. delicious biryani Priya this looks wonderful

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  11. Vah re vah..Kya biriyani hein..Looks yumm and am hungry now...

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  12. Looks very flavourful and delicious!

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  13. we used to have egg biriyani...with leftover biriyanis(which ve no meat left)...jst boil eggs & have it... :))

    http://hasnasdelights.blogspot.com/

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  14. Just what I need now! Looks really warm n delicious!!

    US Masala

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  15. Yum! This looks flavorful and delicious:)

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  16. Wow.. this looks different and interesting.. would definitely give a try...

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  17. Looks delicious, easy to make too. Lovely Priya.

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  18. Thanks for sharing different method of making briyani. looks delicious..

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  19. Just had egg biryani with chicken salna - looks yum with coco milk which i didn't add in mine!

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  20. I make the same but without tomatoes... will definetly try this :)

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  21. This looks very tasty priya..one of my favourites! Love the yellow color!

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  22. The biryani is very delectable and flavourful!

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  23. slup love egg anywhere and any form :)

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  24. One pot meals are my fav ...... the egg biriyani sure is a hit !!

    Cheers,
    Satrupa

    http://satrupa-foodforthought.blogspot.com

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  25. Yummy biryani..makes me hungry,so good dear

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  26. liked your version of egg biriyani...yummy yum!

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