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Chettinad Egg Curry recipe, how to make chettinad egg curry
  • prep: 10 min
  • cook: 20 min
  • total: 30 min
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  • Summary

    Chettinad Egg Curry recipe is another of the gems from the South Indian cuisine. Made with most aromatic spices, this curry will be a hit at any party. Try this version when you are fed up of making omelette or the egg bhurji again and again. This will be truly different from your regular egg recipe.

    Ingredients

    • 4 eggs, hard boiled (for perfect cooking of egg, see notes below)
    • 3 tbsp oil
    • 1/4 tsp mustard seeds
    • 10 small sambar onions, finely chopped
    • 2 tsp ginger garlic paste
    • 2 tomatoes, finely chopped
    • 1/4 tsp turmeric powder
    • salt to taste
    • 2 tsp coriander seeds
    • 2 green cardamom
    • 2 cloves
    • 10 whole dry red chili
    • 1 sprig of curry leaves
    • 1 tbsp black pepper corns
    • 1/2 tsp fennel seeds
    • 1/4 tsp cumin seeds
    • 2 tbsp grated coconut
    • 5 - 6 cashew nuts

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    ESHA
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1722 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 156 g 240.11%
    • Saturated Fat: 24 g 121.9%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 3567 mg 148.62%
    • Calcium: 382 mg 38.16%
    • Potassium: 1328 mg 37.94%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 13 mg 70.33%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 65 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 22 g 89.32%
    • Sugar: 17 g
    • Protein: 44 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 60.89%
    • Vitamin C 85.78%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat30
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables3
    • Exchange - Lean Meat3
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total2 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total14 oz-eq