Egg Molee

I am sure everybody has heard about fish molee curry and it is quite popular In Kerala  cuisine.But this molee is prepared using egg and green peas in coconut milk. When I saw this recipe in a magazine i wanted to give this a try. This is less spicy and and  a good combo for appam  or roti.

Egg Molee (2)


  1. Egg (boiled) –4
  2. Green Peas(boiled) – 1/4 cup
  3. Coconut Milk – 2 cups
  4. Ginger – 1” piece
  5. Garlic cloves  – 2
  6. Green Chilly –2
  7. Shallots –2
  8. Tomato  – 1
  9. Red Chilly Powder –1 tsp
  10. Turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp
  11. Garam Masala powder – 1/2 tsp
  12. Mustard seeds – 1 tsp
  13. Coriander leaves
  14. Salt
  15. Coconut oil


Egg Molee (1)


  1. Heat oil in a pan. Saute chopped onion,ginger , garlic and green chilly.
  2. once onion turns light brown,add red chilly powder,turmeric powder,garam masala powder.Once the raw smell goes ,add chopped tomatoes to it and stir till it is soft.
  3. Add boiled green peas to it  and mix well. Add salt according to your taste.
  4. Add coconut milk to it and once it starts to boil,add boiled egg(cut into halves) to it and stir well and let the egg  gets coated with the masala.Remove from fire.
  5. Heat oil in another pan. splutter mustard seeds.Add chopped shallots and fry till brown.
  6. Add the seasoning to the gravy.
  7. Garnish with coriander leaves.


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6 Responses

  1. Tes says:

    This looks absolutely devine! I would love this with appam 🙂

  2. veena says:

    the dish looks great. thanks for sharing.

  3. rohit nair says:

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  4. Lydia says:

    I tried this receipe & it tastes absolutely good.

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