Mutta Masala – Hot and Spicy!

Mutta Masala – Hot and Spicy!

Egg Masala:

Chettinad Style Egg Masala. Egg Chettinad. Muttai Masala Varuval. Mutta Varuthadhu.


Eggs 4-6 boiled n peeled


Turmeric 1/4 spoon

Chili powder 1 spoon

Fresh tamarind 1 large pod

Sesame oil 1/2 tablespoon

Curry leaves few.

Spices Required:

Dry coconut 2 spoons

Coriander seeds 2 spoons

Fenugreek seeds 1/4 spoon

Poppy seeds 1 teaspoon

Dry red chilies 7-9

Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon

Peanuts 1 fistful

To Serve:

Steamed rice to go with.


Dry toast the spices and powder the same.

Slit the eggs twice but by still holding their shape.

Meanwhile, extract tamarind milk and set aside.

Heat up the griddle, add oil and tempering spices if needed. And followed by remaining powdered spices. Further add salt, turmeric, chili powder and tamarind milk. Cook over low-medium heat, without lid.

When oil separates, add the eggs and cook briefly.

Serve warm to go with your steamed rice. Enjoy your meal:)


17 Responses so far.

  1. sangee vijay says:

    This recipe is new to me…I never combined egg with tamarind…Chettinad style sounds interesting n the hot hot masala eggs tempting me a lot :) a must try recipe!!!

  2. Hot and spicy muttais would be great to have with rice… Yum…

  3. aipi says:

    So spicy n inviting ~ totally droolworthy!
    US Masala

  4. Delicious recipe….

  5. Vidhya says:

    Mutta masala looks so spicy as I love it.

  6. Biny Anoop says:

    malar i usuallu do this for a quick fix…never tried adding coconut

  7. NIDHYA says:

    Egg masala looks mouthwatering..i just had my lunch and your click makes me hungry again..yum

    Aaha Oho

  8. Chitra says:

    yummy to the tummy!!!

  9. Kalyani says:

    looks delicious ….. will try some time …..

  10. Swathi says:

    Egg masala looks awesome perfect.

  11. divya says:

    Lovely and spicy,looks so delicious..thanks for sharing dear.

  12. Priya says:

    Just love this spicy mutta masala with sambhar,mouthwatering here..

  13. Me too makes this sometime,luks delicious and tempting…

  14. Yummy muttai masala, very tempting recipe!

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  16. Swati Sapna says:

    I absolutely love this recipe!!! its fabulous, spicy and yet so simple! am trying it this week for sure :)

  17. Anonymous says:

    Please email to recipes.Thank you.

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