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Cauliflower Egg Bhurji (Stir Fry)

- Submitted by Dahlia on 3rd Jan 2009

(Cauliflower Egg Bhurjee, Cauliflower Egg Stir Fry, Cauliflower Egg Poriyal, Gobi Egg Bhurji)

Cauliflower Bhurji

Recipe for Cauliflower Egg Bhurji

Preparation time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 15 minutes
Serves: 4


  • Cauliflower - 1 (finely chopped)
  • Eggs - 3 (beaten)
  • Onion - 1 (chopped)
  • Green Chillies - 3-4
  • Salt - to taste
  • Pepper - to taste

For Tempering

  • Oil - 2 tbsp
  • Mustard seeds - 1 tsp
  • Urad dal - 1 tsp
  • Cumin seeds - 1 tsp
  • Curry Leaves - 1 strand

Optional Ingredients

  • Garlic - 1 clove (grated)
  • Ginger - 1/2 " piece (grated) Tomato - 1 (chopped)


  1. Heat oil in a pan and splutter the mustard seeds, cumin seeds, urad dal add curry leaves.
  2. Fry the chopped onions and green chillies.
  3. When the onions turn golden brown, add the cauliflower along with required salt and pepper and let it cook for a couple of minutes. Since the cauliflower is very finely chopped, it gets cooked in 2 minutes.
  4. In the meanwhile beat the eggs in a separate bowl.
  5. Add the eggs to the cauliflower. Do not disturb that for the next 2 minutes.
  6. After that, toss everything together till the egg gets cooked.

Cauliflower Bhurji

Serving Suggestion

  • Serve this with rice, as a side dish for chapatti or stuff with bread to make a simple sandwich.


  • You could try this recipe with pretty much any vegetable of your choice. Some of the options are mushroom egg bhurji, corn egg bhurji, paneer egg bhurji, cabbage egg bhurji, potato egg bhurji, capsicum egg bhurji, carrot egg bhurji, beans egg bhurjee, asparagus bhurji, etc.

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 Published by on 2012-Feb-18 and last updated on 2017-Mar-13.