Akuri | How to make Akuri

By Sujata Limbu  |  18th Aug 2015  |  
4.6 from 5 reviews Rate It!
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About Akuri Recipe

This delicious Parsi style scrambled eggs is a perfect option for breakfast or just for snacks.


Ingredients to make Akuri

  • 1 green chilli finely chopped
  • 1 small sized tomato finely chopped (optional)
  • 1 medium sized onion finely chopped
  • 6 eggs
  • 45ml milk
  • 40 grams of butter
  • 1/4 tablespoon cumin powder
  • 1/4 tablespoon coriander powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • A dash of pepper
  • 6 slices of toasted bread
  • salt to taste
  • Few coriander leaves finely chopped to garnish

How to make Akuri

  1. Take a pan and heat butter over low heat.
  2. Next add in the finely chopped onion and let it cook till they start to become translucent in colour.
  3. In the meantime, take a bowl and break in the eggs, add salt, pepper and milk to the eggs and lightly whisk it. Keep it aside.
  4. Put in the cumin powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder, and chopped tomatoes. Let this cook for another 2-3 minutes.
  5. Finally pour the egg mixture into the pan and stir this mixture continuously.
  6. Continue stirring till the eggs reach a cream like consistency.
  7. Take a serving plate and set the 6 slices of toasted bread on it. Carefully place the akuri on top of the toasted bread.
  8. Serve hot with a garnish of coriander leaves.

Reviews for Akuri (5)

sana Tungekar3 years ago

my favourite!

Bakhtawar Medhora3 years ago


Jayanth Kodikal3 years ago

After step 1, adding bit of cummin seeds to splutter before adding onions, adds flavour.

Trishna Gogoi3 years ago


Sharmila Borkar3 years ago