Dim Chorchori | Bengali Sliced Egg Kosha recipe

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Another cheat dimer recipe from my kitchen, this egg kosha recipe in Bengali style has sliced boiled eggs stir-fried in a thick & mildly spicy gravy. Perfect as a side dish to rice or rotis, this is one of those quick Bengali egg recipes perfect for lunch.

All you need is to make a thick gravy of your choice, I prefer onion, tomatoes, ginger, garlic and whole spices. A couple of hard-boiled eggs sliced in quarters and then cooked in the gravy. They will break off, thus thickening the gravy and adding more flavors to it. Finish with a sprinkle of freshly chopped coriander leaves for a hint of freshness.

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Adding this to my collection of egg recipes made in Bengali style, this is perhaps the easiest one. I know, I say this a lot. But trust me, you just cannot make this any easier! Just whip up the gravy with whatever you have on your hand and drop sliced boiled eggs. You cannot go wrong with this.

I believe all those of us who lead a super busy life should have a big notebook of such easy recipes. Unless you want to live on take-outs, these egg recipes would totally help you with planning your meals. So,

  • if you are a bachelor living alone in the city, grab this for an easy dinner.
  • for students who are buried deep into assignments and projects, make this dimer recipe (egg recipe) to go as a side to rice, rotis or even slices of bread
  • if you are a working mom like me, you should definitely bookmark this one. I know that such ‘Under 30 Minutes Recipes’ are a big help.
  • this dim kosha recipe is perfect for those who dislike the taste of yolks. I know a couple of people who discard the yolks, but it is nutritious, especially for growing kids. So, this egg curry recipe is perfect for them as they cannot make out the taste of the yolk here.

How to make Dim Chorchori | Bengali Sliced Egg Kosha recipe – Ingredients List

  • Hard-boiled Eggs – I prefer counting 2 Eggs per person
  • Onion
  • Tomatoes
  • Garlic
  • Ginger
  • Whole Spices like Bay Leaf, Cinnamon, Cardamom, Cloves, etc.
  • Powdered Spices like Turmeric Powder, Garam Masala Powder
  • Mustard Oil
  • Ghee – optional

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Dim Chorchori | Bengali Sliced Egg Kosha recipe
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
30 mins
 

Another cheat dimer recipe from my kitchen, this egg kosha recipe in Bengali style has sliced boiled eggs stir-fried in a thick & mildly spicy gravy. Perfect as a side dish to rice or rotis, this is one of those quick Bengali egg recipes perfect for lunch.

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: Bengali
Keyword: Bengali Egg Curry, Bengali Food, Egg Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes
Servings: 2 people
Author: Priyanka
Ingredients
  • 4 Eggs Hard-boiled
  • 2 Onion Small – finely chopped
  • 2 Tomatoes Large – finely chopped
  • 1 inch Ginger grated
  • 6 Cloves of Garlic chopped
  • 1 Bay Leaf
  • ½ inch Cinnamon
  • 2 Green Cardamom
  • 4 Cloves
  • Salt to Taste
  • ½ tsp Turmeric Powder
  • ½ tsp Red Chili Powder
  • 3 tbsp Mustard Oil
  • 1 tbsp Ghee optional
  • Finely Chopped Coriander Leaves to Garnish
Instructions
  1. Slice the boiled eggs in quarters lengthwise. Keep them aside.

  2. Heat oil in a pan and drop the whole spices first and let them sizzle for a couple of seconds.

  3. Then add the onion, ginger, garlic and tomatoes. Fry it till it reduces and dries up.

  4. Add the powdered spices and season with salt.

  5. As the fried mix starts to leave oil at the edge, add around ½ cup water to mix everything together.

  6. Now, drop the sliced eggs and gently turn everything together. Add the ghee and finely chopped coriander leaves and cover for a couple to minutes to cook.

  7. Turn off the heat and serve.

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