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Tamil Nadu Style Egg Roast Masala – Spicy Muttai Thokku recipe

Tamil Nadu Style Egg Roast Masala - Spicy Muttai Thokku recipe

We used to get this exact Egg Roast Masala in our hostel about a decade back.In fact this Tamil Nadu Style Egg Roast Masala was the sole reason I joined the Non Vegetarian Mess.While everything else was a disappointment in my hostel mess, this was one dish that they excelled in. This Egg Roast Masala is also called Muttai Thokku in Tamil.It’s best described as boiled Eggs in roasted onion and tomato masala. While the ingredients are simple, the technique and quantity of each is important. So how do we make Tamil Egg Roast Masala Egg Roast Masala is made by slow roasting onions and tomato in warm spices.Hard boiled Eggs are added once the masala is ready. If you read the recipe, …

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Turkish Eggs

Turkish Eggs

Is there another ingredient which transforms itself into so many avatars than an egg? Scrambled,poached,boiled,soft-boiled,fried. It’s magical how one small little egg can be made in so many diverse ways.Every region has an egg speciality like the All American Eggs Benedict,Chinese Fermented Eggs,Parsi Akoori,Tamil Style Mutta Curry,Turkish Eggs,is there an egg butter masala?there should be! I have recently become a fan of Eggs Benedict.We had Eggs Benedict as breakfast at 5.45 am just before heading back to india from Malaysia. The Eggs we are talking about today is a Turkish recipe.I first came across these a few months back with Nigella Lawson posted the recipe on Instagram and I couldn’t believe that yogurt and eggs could be had together but …

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Baked Egg in Avocado

I have never really caught on with the avocado obsession till date. I remember on our visit to Sri Lanka one of my friends stopped our entire caravan on a sinuous bend to get some avocados from the roadside ,which turned out to be raw by the way. How in London one of my friends went oooh ahhing on avocado butter and I thought to myself how can a fruit replace good old butter?! On the whole30 community I saw people eating avocado with almost anything..Salads with avacado,eggs and avacado,grilled avacado,cauliflower and avocado! So it was almost peer pressure which made me give one more opportunity to avocado to prove itself yummy! I decided to try the combination of egg …

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Eggs baked in Tomato Sauce

Perfect breakfast is eggs..But you can’t make bulls eye even on a Sunday morning!!Those things are reserved for the mornings when all you can do is break the eggs on a skillet and run!!On Sundays you need to make something more fancy…Which says hey this is a Sunday healthy breakfast…eat up..:D… I had some smoked cheese, tomato puree and eggs…and the obvious thing to make was baked eggs in tomato sauce…yummm…i know!! Just whip up some red sauce…drop two eggs in the sauce and bake for 15-20 minutes…the voila!! Ingredients Eggs-2 Tomato puree-1 cup 1 red onion Cheese-anything would do…i used smoked cheese Sugar-half teaspoon Salt-to taste Mixed herbs Butter-1 tsp Directions Heat some butter and add the chopped onion …

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