Egg Biryani

Submited by Haniya Tauseef from Jadda


500 gm Rice
250 gm Yogurt
250 gm Clarified butter
2 Onions
4 Tomatoes
6 Aniseeds
12 Eggs
4-5 Green chilies
1/4 bunch Fresh coriander
1/4 bunch Mint
as required Hot spices
1 tbsp Turmeric powder
1/2 tsp Yellow color
1/2 tsp Ground nutmeg, mace
2 tsp Kewra essence
1 tbsp Red chili powder
4 tbsp Ginger garlic paste
to taste Salt


Boil 12 eggs and shallow fry. Heat some oil and saute 2 finely sliced onions and 4 tbsp ginger garlic paste until golden brown. Then add 6 aniseeds, hot spices to requirement, 1 tbsp turmeric powder, 2 tbsp red chili powder and 250 grams yogurt.

Mix to form a well combined mixture.

Boil rice in a separate pan. Cut boiled eggs into half and add to the prepared gravy.

Then make a layer of 4 tomatoes, 4 to 5 green chilies, 1/4 bunch mint and 1/4 bunch fresh coriander. Now make a layer of boiled rice.

Top with ground nutmeg and mace, 2 tsp kewra and 1/2 tsp yellow color. Allow simmering for 10 to 12 minutes. Delicious Egg Biryani is ready to serve.


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Reviews on Egg Biryani

This egg biryani has the best recipe ever wo mine whole family really like to eta that that’s why I can make it usually with the lots of spice and delicious ingredients
anabia - islamabad 1/11/2018 3:51:47 PM
It’s looking very different then the another simple egg biryani because it has the lots of juice with the spice masala which I didn’t east that before from anywhere
aneesa - islamabad 12/21/2017 12:55:56 PM
good and easy way of cooking
dure shah war - lahore 3/30/2014 5:03:52 PM
It is so tasty,can i see ur videos
Mehak - Jammu 1/27/2014 4:46:21 AM
its avery nice
hameedullah - karaci 6/27/2013 8:57:06 AM
biryani is very famouse dish in asia in specially pakistan.and i m also love this dish and i love this dish very tastefull and spicy specially beef biryani
sana - karachi 5/31/2013 7:50:06 AM

Egg Biryani

Egg Biryani has a specific place in extensive Biryani family. This recipe uses boiled eggs instead of meat, cooked with same traditional spices. Egg Biryani in English is less time consuming and more nutritional than regular biryani. Egg Biryani is prepared with rich spicy aromatic curry and flavored rice. It is simple to cook and requires only few ingredients. Egg Biryani recipe in English uses variety of spices, saffron and caramelized onions. You can prepare Egg Biryani recipe at home by following the method posted here online.