Subscribe to Boldsky

Egg Palya Recipe: How To Prepare Egg Palya At Home

Posted By: Ajitha

The egg palya is a unique mix dish of both North and South India that is prepared as a side dish. Any palya is originally a South Indian dish served as a part of the whole meals. The egg palya can be served with roti, chapathi or parathas. It can also be eaten with rice.

Egg palya is made of boiled eggs along with vegetables like capsicum and tomatoes. Different vegetables can be added according to one's preference. Tomato-based gravy usually goes well with egg recipes.

Egg palya is all about the right masala and proper seasoning. The kasuri methi in the dish makes it much more palate pleasing. This dish can be prepared at home in a jiffy. It is an exclusive dish to prepare without any mess.

So, if you'd like to try our version of the egg palya, watch the video and also follow the detailed step-by-step procedure containing the images.

Egg palya recipe
EGG PALYA RECIPE | HOW TO PREPARE EGG PALYA | EGG METHI PALYA RECIPE | DRY EGG PALYA RECIPE | SPICY EGG PALYA RECIPE
Egg Palya Recipe | How To Prepare Egg Palya | Egg Methi Palya Recipe | Dry Egg Palya Recipe
Prep Time
10 Mins
Cook Time
15M
Total Time
25 Mins

Recipe By: Archana V

Recipe Type: Side dish/ snack

Serves: 2-3

Ingredients
  • Eggs - 3

    Capsicum - ½

    Tomato - 1

    Oil - 4 tbsp

    Turmeric powder - ½ tsp

    Jeera powder - 1 tsp

    Salt -1 tsp + ¾th tsp

    Red chilli powder - 1 tsp

    Kasuri methi - 1 tbsp

    Kitchen king masala - 1 tsp

    Coriander - 1 tsp (chopped) + for garnishing

Red Rice Kanda Poha
How to Prepare
  • 1. Add eggs in a saucepan.

    2. Add enough water for the eggs to be completely immersed in.

    3. Add a teaspoon of salt and allow it to hard boil for 15 minutes.

    4. Meanwhile, take a capsicum and cut into half.

    5. Cut the top portion as well.

    6. Remove the white part with the seeds inside.

    7. Further, use only half a capsicum and cut it into small pieces.

    8. The top portion of the capsicum can still be used by just cutting off its stalk.

    9. Take a tomato and remove the top hard part of it.

    10. Cut it into a vertical half and further cut the half tomato into another half.

    11. De-seed the tomato with a knife.

    12. Further, cut it into medium sized pieces.

    13. Now, add 4 tbsp of oil in a heated saucepan.

    14. Add the cut capsicum and tomato.

    15. Add a pinch of turmeric powder and a teaspoon of jeera powder.

    16. Add a teaspoon of both salt and red chilli powder.

    17. Fry the masala well.

    18. Then, crush the kasuri methi between your palms and add it to the masala.

    19. Now, take the boiled eggs and slit them into half.

    20. Further, cut them into medium slices.

    21. Add the egg slices in the fried masala.

    22. Add ¾th teaspoon of salt and mix well.

    23. Finally, add a teaspoon of both, kitchen king masala and chopped coriander leaves. Mix well.

    24. Transfer it in a bowl.

    25. Garnish it with coriander leaves and serve.

Instructions
  • Make sure to use fresh eggs
  • Different vegetables can be used according to your preference
  • Mint leaves can be added for garnishing along with coriander leaves
Nutritional Information
  • Serving Size - 1 plate
  • Calories - 160.5 cal
  • Fat - 9.3 g
  • Protein - 8.2 g
  • Carbohydrates - 12.7 g
  • Sugar - 1.1 g
  • Fibre - 2.6 g

STEP BY STEP - HOW TO MAKE EGG PALYA

1. Add eggs in a saucepan.

Egg palya recipe

2. Add enough water for the eggs to be completely immersed in.

Egg palya recipe

3. Add a teaspoon of salt and allow it to hard boil for 15 minutes.

Egg palya recipe
Egg palya recipe

4. Meanwhile, take a capsicum and cut into half.

Egg palya recipe

5. Cut the top portion as well.

Egg palya recipe

6. Remove the white part with the seeds inside.

Egg palya recipe

7. Further, use only half a capsicum and cut it into small pieces.

Egg palya recipe

8. The top portion of the capsicum can still be used by just cutting off its stalk.

Egg palya recipe

9. Take a tomato and remove the top hard part of it.

Egg palya recipe

10. Cut it into a vertical half and further cut the half tomato into another half.

Egg palya recipe
Egg palya recipe

11. De-seed the tomato with a knife.

Egg palya recipe

12. Further, cut it into medium sized pieces.

Egg palya recipe

13. Now, add 4 tbsp of oil in a heated saucepan.

Egg palya recipe

14. Add the cut capsicum and tomato.

Egg palya recipe
Egg palya recipe

15. Add a pinch of turmeric powder and a teaspoon of jeera powder.

Egg palya recipe
Egg palya recipe

16. Add a teaspoon of both salt and red chilli powder.

Egg palya recipe
Egg palya recipe

17. Fry the masala well.

Egg palya recipe

18. Then, crush the kasuri methi between your palms and add it to the masala.

Egg palya recipe

19. Now, take the boiled eggs and slit them into half.

Egg palya recipe
Egg palya recipe

20. Further, cut them into medium slices.

Egg palya recipe

21. Add the egg slices in the fried masala.

Egg palya recipe

22. Add ¾th teaspoon of salt and mix well.

Egg palya recipe
Egg palya recipe

23. Finally, add a teaspoon of both, kitchen king masala and chopped coriander leaves. Mix well.

Egg palya recipe
Egg palya recipe
Egg palya recipe

24. Transfer it in a bowl.

Egg palya recipe

25. Garnish it with coriander leaves and serve.

Egg palya recipe
Egg palya recipe
Egg palya recipe
[ 4 of 5 - 28 Users]
Please Wait while comments are loading...
Subscribe Newsletter