How to make Turkish Pan Eggs -

Cook the eggs the Turkish way – you will simply love them.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Eggs (अंडे), Onions (प्याज़ )

Cuisine : Turkish

Course : Snacks and Starters

Turkish Pan Eggs

Turkish Pan Eggs Recipe Card


Hindi: anda
You should always stack your fridge with at least a dozen of them. Why? Handiest food to have around! Kids are hungry? Make some egg sandwiches. Guests come in, make an egg curry or egg biryani. You are hungry? Poach an egg and have it topped with stir fried veggies – perfect protein source for the body! Check the freshness – keep a raw egg in a bowl of water. Fresh eggs will stay at the bottom while stale eggs stand on end or float.

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Turkish Pan Eggs Recipe

  • Eggs 4

  • Onions sliced 2 medium

  • Red capsicum cut into thin strips 1

  • Olive oil 2 tablespoons

  • Fresh red chillies chopped 2

  • Tomatoes chopped 1/2 cup

  • Castor sugar (caster sugar) 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Black peppercorns crushed to taste

  • Fresh parsley chopped 1 tablespoon


Step 1

Heat olive oil in a non-stick pan, add onions, capsicum and green chillies, mix and sauté till the onions turn translucent.

Step 2

Add tomatoes, castor sugar, salt and crushed peppercorns, mix well and cook till all the moisture evaporates.

Step 3

Using a wooden spoon, create four pockets in the tomato mixture and break the eggs into them. Cover and cook on low heat until the eggs are just set.

Step 4

Sprinkle parsley on top and serve hot.

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