Egg Bhurji/Andaa Bhurji/Scrambled Egg

We are entering the 2nd week of Blogging Marathon#62 and for this week theme is going be Bhurji recipes.
Indian way of scrambled egg is basically bhurji and can be made in so many ways even with veggies too.
Egg bhurji is quick and easy to make,when no veggies are stocked.Be it with rice or bread it pairs up well.To make it a healthier way I used 4 egg whites and 2 yolks only.Off to the recipe....

                                            Egg Bhurji/Andaa Bhurji/Scrambled Egg

   Preparation time ~ 10 minutes
   Cooking time ~ 10 minutes
   Serves ~ 2(generously)


Onion(finely chopped)
1(medium size)
Tomato(finely chopped)
1(medium size)
Green chilly(chopped)
Turmeric powder/manjal podi
1/4 tsp
Red chilly powder/milagai podi
1/2 tsp
Black pepper powder/milagu podi
1/2 tsp
Curry leaves/karivepillai
1 sprig
3/4 tsp
Coriander leaves(chopped)
1 tbs
Fennel seeds/sombu(optional)
1/4 tsp
2 tsp

  • Break the eggs and put in a bowl,whisk it well and keep it aside.
  • Heat the oil in a pan and crackle the fennel seeds,add in the chopped onion and green chilly.Saute it till transparent.Add in the chopped tomato and cook it well.

  • Now add in the spice powders and salt,mix it well.After everything blends well add the beaten egg.

  • Let it cook for a  minute and stir it well ,add in the chopped curry leaves and coriander leaves.Continue stirring until the eggs are completely cooked.

  • Serve it along with rice or roti.

  • Onion needs to be chopped finely.
  • Do not use more of red chilly powder.
  • Addition of fennel is purely optional. 

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Amazing. Loved all your clicks. The surface and background adds more to it.

A healthy, tasteful n trouble free choice indeed...

I have always been an egg bhurji fan!

I am scrolling up and down the screen looking at the images! Ingredient shot looks so rustic and I should also try doing some ingredient shots.

Omg, this scrambles eggs are inviting me. Very tempting and beautiful captures there.

One of our family favorite dish. Egg bhurji looks delicious.

Egg bhurji looks inviting.Love the clicks Nalini.

That looks so flavorful! My family do not eat eggs but I feed egg to kids once in a while. I am going to try the bhurji very soon.

Nalini, your pictures are as usual eye catching. I love burji, you just can't go wrong with them!

The pictures are fantastic Nalini..

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