Fried eggs are like a push-up bra for otherwise lackluster dishes. They automatically add an oomph factor, am I right? Perched on top, the yolk is punctured and oozes over the dish it sits on which is nothing short of a culinary orgasm.

Indian food should be no exception to bedding a fried egg, though you don’t see it as much on desi restaurant menus as American. We’re about to change that by offering ideas on how can have all that sexiness at home.

Think we’re jumping ahead and you need to first learn how to make the perfect fried egg? We got you. Click here for a tutorial before moving on to recipes.

1. Squash Daal

Jamie Oliver breaks down this recipe. Get it here.

2. Spicy Lamb Keema Pau

Keema, a toasted bun, and a fried egg?! I reckon this would be the perfect hangover cure. Get the recipe here.

3. Dosa

A well-made dosa is already the epitome of perfection. Pop a well made fried egg on top and perfect perfection. Find out how here.

4. Spiced Potatoes

Potato and eggs are a classic marriage. But masala it up as this recipe does and you’ll infuse this marriage with excitement. Learn how here.

5. Vada

An egg on top morphs this vada into a va-va-va-da. Get the recipe here.

6. Paratha

Simple and good. This is a helluva combination. Read about it here.

 7. Rice


Spiced jasmine rice with an egg on top is comfort in a bowl.  Get comfy here.

8. Garlicky Oats

This isn’t your typical breakfast combo,  but that doesn’t mean it’s not delicious. Venture out of the norm. Click here to learn how to whip up this dish.

9. Open Face Chutney Sandwich

Avocado toast with garlicky herb chutney–good. All that and a beautifully fried sunny side up on top? Fucking ridiculously good! Get yours, click here.

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