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Potato Egg Curry

I wanted to try a different egg recipe and one of my friends here, told about this egg curry. I tried this and it is very simple and it is good to taste too. This egg curry goes well with chappathis.

Preparation Time: 30 minutes
No of Servings: 3-4
Spice Level: 3 out of 5


  • Eggs – 4
  • Potato – 1(large)
  • Onion – 1/2(thinly sliced)
  • Tomatoes – 2(chopped)
  • Coriander powder – 2 tsp
  • Red chilli powder – 1 tsp
  • Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp
  • Green chilli – 1
  • Cumin seeds – 1 tsp
  • Salt – to taste
  • Oil – 2 tsp
  • Coriander leaves – 1 tbsp

Method of Preparation:

  1. Heat oil in a pan and fry the onions till they become golden brown.
  2. Allow it to cool and grind it with the tomatoes and keep it aside.
  3. Boil the eggs and peel the shells. Also boil the potato and cut it into cubes.
  4. Add turmeric powder, coriander powder, red chilli powder with very little water and make it as paste.
  5. Heat oil in a pan and add the cumin seeds followed by the green chilli.
  6. Then add the masala paste and salt and fry till the raw smell goes.
  7. Now add the onion tomato paste and fry for 3 minutes.
  8. Add little water and cover the lid and boil it for 5 minutes.
  9. Add the potatoes and boil it for another 2 minutes.
  10. Slit the eggs vertically into two halves and add them to the boiling mixture.
  11. Garnish with the coriander leaves.
  12. Serve hot with chappathis 🙂


  1. hi arthi….
    potato egg curry looks delicious…nice color of gravy …never combine the egg with potato …but after seeing ur dish i feel i also
    can try it …thanks for sharing

  2. Arthi,

    Potato egg curry looks really good.

  3. wow what a beautiful colour, looks too good arti…am sure it is tasty as well

  4. simple delicious 🙂 I liked the idea of roasting the masala paste..

  5. OMG what a lovely color of this dish. I bet this tastes good.

    Hamaree Rasoi

  6. Wow! Delicious and Lovely combo. Nice color!

  7. so delicious and lovly pic arthi good one

  8. Curry looks spicy and yummy..would like to enjoy with rotis..

  9. lovely colour! would taste great with rotis 🙂

  10. yumm, cant get enough of egg dishes, this curry looks lovely

  11. oh that curry looks delicious!

  12. It’s been a long time I am craving for egg curry!! This one looks super yummy!!

  13. Nice n creamy curry…yummmm

  14. I like this egg curry..I make it very often…goes well with anything…

  15. Oh me like!!! great colour too…

  16. love egg curry…that looks incredibly delicious…yummm

  17. Havent tried adding potatoes to egg kurma. Looks really good.

  18. my fav combo..looks so yummy!!

  19. I tried this without the potatoes & it’s still really yummy..

  20. Thank you everyone for the nice and encouraging comments!!

    • My hubby likes egg curry very much.but does not like the raw smell of ginger garlic coming out of it.u gave me a tasty solution.thanx.

  21. Hey arthi….I tried this curry. It came out really good. Thanks for the yummy dish. Even balaji liked it a lottttt…Thanks again

  22. Thanks Krupa 🙂

  23. arthi

    My Mrs prepared this recipe and it is very good. I like this potato egg curry is deliciouscurry.


    • Thank You so much 🙂