Red Swiss Chard (Silver Beet) – Egg Stir Fry


1 bunch red swiss chard/ silver beet
3 green chillies, chopped
1/2 cup grated coconut
1/4 tsp cumin seeds
2 garlic cloves
2 shallots
2 eggs
1/4 tsp turmeric powder
1/2 tsp chilli powder
1/2 tsp mustard seeds
1 sprig curry leaves


  1. Wash and chop red swiss chard into very small pieces.
  2. Grind grated coconut, cumin seeds, garlic, shallots and turmeric powder into a coarse mixture.
  3. Beat eggs with chilli powder and little salt and keep it aside.
  4. Heat oil in a pan, splutter mustard seeds. Add chopped swiss chard, green chillies, curry leaves and saltย  and cook covered in a low flame for 6-8 minutes. If needed sprinkle little water.
  5. Then add ground coconut mixture, mix well and cook for 3-4 minutes.
  6. Add the beaten eggs to this and stir until the eggs are cooked and becomes dry…Serve hot..

Recipe Source: Jisha’s Kitchen


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