Monday 30 November 2020

Egg Masala Recipe/Muttai Masala Recipe/How to make Easy Egg Masala with step by step photos & Video in English & Tamil

Today, I am going to share a very simple, tasty and delectable Egg Masala Recipe. This Egg Masala can be made in a jiffy without any grinding and can be served with simple Pulav varieties or with Milagai Killipotta Sambar or even with rotis/chapatis. Do try out this delicious Egg Masala and post your comments here. Meanwhile do check out other interesting Fish & Egg Recipes, Chicken Recipes, Mutton Recipes here.

Here’s how to make Egg Masala Recipe with step by step photos…


Eggs [Boiled]



1 big finely chopped

Green Chillies

3 finely chopped


3 finely chopped


1 inch finely chopped

Garlic Cloves

6-8 finely chopped

Red Chilli Powder

1.5 tsp

Coriander Powder

1 tsp

Turmeric Powder

¼ tsp


As needed

Curry Leaves/Karuvepilai


Coriander Leaves/Kothamalli

2 tbsp finely chopped

 For Tempering


2 tbsp

Cinnamon Sticks

2 sticks





Fennel Seeds/Sombu

1 tsp

Bay Leaves


Preparation Time: 5-6 minutes                    Recipe Category: Side dish/Lunch

Cooking Time: 20-25 minutes                       Recipe Cuisine: Tamil Nadu/India

Author: Priya Anandakumar

Here's a short video on how to make Egg Masala in English & Tamil


Boil the eggs, peel the shell and keep it aside. Check the link to see how to make boiled eggs. 

Cut the boiled eggs into halves and keep it aside.

Heat 2 tbsp of oil in a kadai/pan, add cinnamon sticks, cloves, caradamom/elachi, fennel seeds, bay leaves and wait until nice aroma fills the room.

Add finely chopped onions, green chillies, little salt and saute really well.

Add chopped curry leaves and mix well. Saute everything really well until the onions turn to golden brown color.

Now add the chopped ginger and garlic to the onions and saute for about 30-40 seconds.

Add the chopped tomatoes and saute really well until they turn mushy for about 3-4 minutes.

At this stage add red chilli powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder and salt. Mix everything really well for about a minute.

Now add about ½ cup of water and mix everything really.

Let everything boil really well and cook for about 3-4 minutes or until the oil starts to separate out.

Add the egg pieces to the prepared masala with the yolk side facing the masala.  Sprinkle 1 tbsp of chopped cilantro and cook for about a minute on low flame.

Slowly flip the egg pieces and cook for another minute and switch off the stove.

Finally sprinkle 1 tbsp of chopped cilantro and serve it hot with roti/chapathi, whiterice, drumstick sambar or even with just any Pulav varieties.

Delicious and tempting Egg Masala is ready to be enjoyed.

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Here's the short video on how to make Egg Masala in English & Tamil

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