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Poached Eggs in Pineapple and Coconut Gravy

  • Author: Debjani Chatterjee
  • Total Time: 35 mins
  • Yield: 5


Egg: 5

Fresh Pineapple: Around 200 g (cut into small cubes)

Coconut Milk: 1 Cup

Onion: 1 (Big size)

Potato: 2 (Big Size)

Green Chilies: 5-6

Butter: 1 tbsp.

Refined Vegetable Oil: 3 tbsp.

Milk: 1 Cup


  • Garlic Paste: 2 tbsp.
  • Onion Powder: 1 tbsp.
  • Garlic Powder: 1 tbsp.
  • Crushed Peppercorn: 1 tsp.
  • Salt to Taste


  1. Make a paste of Pineapples along with green chilies and keep the paste aside.
  2. Cut Onion into rings and Potatoes into rounds.
  3. Boil Potatoes with a little salt for around 5 minutes and drain the water.
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  5. Take half of the oil in a Non-stick pan and heat it.
  6. Start making single Egg poaches one by one on oil; sprinkle little salt on the sunny side and fry from both side.
  7. Add rest of the oil in the same pan and heat sufficiently.
  8. Now add onion rings and sauté for 3-4 minutes in low flame or till they turn pinkish. Don't over-fry onions.
  9. Add half of the garlic paste and cook for one minute.
  10. Then add Potato rounds and cook for another 2 minutes.
  11. Now add Pineapple-Green Chilli mix and cook for another 2 minutes in low flame.
  12. Season the mixture with Salt, crushed pepper, onion powder and garlic powder and cook for another 2-3 minutes.
  13. Now it’s time to add coconut milk and normal milk to the mixture.
  14. After adding both the milk brings the mixture into boil.
  15. Place poached eggs carefully on the gravy and cover the pan with a lid and cook for 3-4 minutes in low flame.
  16. Add little water if required.
  17. Open the lid and turn Egg poaches carefully and cook for another 2-3 minutes.
  18. Take butter in a separate pan and melt it and add rest of the garlic paste and sauté for 1-2 minutes and add the buttery garlic in the gravy and mix carefully.
  19. Cook for another 1 minute in low flame and turn the flame off.
  20. "Poached Eggs in Pineapple and Coconut Gravy" is ready to serve!! Enjoy Poached Eggs in Pineapple-Coconut Gravy with steamed rice.
  • Prep Time: 15 mins
  • Cook Time: 20 mins
  • Category: Egg
  • Cuisine: Continental
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