Egg Biryani

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Egg Biryani
Ingredients:
Basmati Rice – 2 cups
Ginger – 1 inch piece
Garlic – 10 cloves
Tomatoes – 2
Onions – 3
Green Chillies – 2
Turmeric Powder – 1/4 tsp
Ghee – 1 tsp
Oil – 2 tsp
Eggs – 7 to 8
Cinnamon – 2 sticks
Cloves – 2
Bay Leaf – 2
Mint Leaves – 1 cup, chopped
Coriander Leaves – 1/2 cup, chopped
Salt as per taste

Method:
1. Soak the basmati rice in water for 30 minutes.
2. Boil 4 eggs and remove the shells. Keep aside.
3. Grind the green chillies, ginger, garlic, 1 tomato and 1 onion separately to a paste.
4. Chop the remaining onions.
5. Heat ghee and oil in a pressure cooker over medium flame.
6. Saute the cinnamon and cloves.
7. Add the green chilli paste and stir-fry for a minute.
8. Add the ginger garlic paste, onion paste and tomato paste.
9. Stir-fry for a minute or two.
10. Add the chopped onions, turmeric powder, salt and bay leaves.
11. Add 1/4 cup of coriander leaves and mix well.
12. Break the remaining eggs into the cooker and stir to mix well.
13. Add the basmati rice and pour 4 cups of water.
14. Pressure cook until 1 whistle and remove from flame.
15. Garnish with the remaining coriander leaves and boiled eggs.
16. Serve hot.

Tip: You can also add fried onion rings at step 15.

image credit: indianhomefood.blogspot.com

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9 comments

Lolly August 8, 2014 - 5:42 pm

Thank you this Recipe really helps to make a good meal for my Hubby
Regds Lolly

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md.amreen siddiqua April 10, 2013 - 12:33 pm

i love it it’s so yummy

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Gurmeet January 26, 2011 - 6:47 am

Me and my boyfriend tried this recipe and we both made the best est biryani i have ever had.. Thanks for this recipe dear.

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Neemo December 7, 2010 - 11:33 am

xceeeelllleeeeeeeeeeent!!!!!!!!!

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muskan September 22, 2010 - 8:09 am

marvellous

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gowri April 26, 2010 - 2:20 am

good

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rohith April 25, 2010 - 12:52 am

egg biryani recipe is so excellent

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neha April 6, 2010 - 7:18 am

this is exactly like mine and comes out very well
but i never tried scambled eggs
thats lovely and i also use a small tomato after the onions turn pink

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sandy March 19, 2010 - 10:04 am

thoda brifly

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