How to make Keema Omelette

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Chicken mince (keema), Eggs (अंडे)

Cuisine : Indo-Chinese

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Keema Omelette
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Chinese food is an integral part of the Indian culinary scene. In Indian Chinese cuisine the food is modified to suit Indian palate. In this Chinese seasoning and cooking techniques are adapted to Indian tastes and contain larger offering of vegetarian dishes. Today, it is not only enjoyed by the Indians but is also highly appreciated in in Malaysia, Singapore and North America.  
Foods tend to be flavoured with Indian spices such as cumin seeds, coriander seeds, and turmeric, which are traditionally not associated with authentic Chinese cuisine. Hot chilli, ginger, garlic, sesame seeds, dry red chillies, black pepper corns and yogurt are also frequently used in Indo Chinese dishes. This makes Indian Chinese food similar in taste to many dishes of Singapore and Malaysia, which have strong Chinese and Indian cultural influences.
Non-staple dishes are generally served with generous helpings of gravy, although they are also available without gravy. Culinary styles often seen in Indian Chinese fare include chilli where the food is hot and batter-fried; Manchurian which consists of a sweet and salty brown sauce; and Szechwan sauce which is a spicy red sauce. These are generally not used in authentic Chinese food preparation.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Keema Omelette Recipe

  • Chicken mince (keema) 1 cup

  • Eggs 12

  • Salt to taste

  • Oil 1 tsp + to deep fry

  • Schezwan chutney 1 teaspoon

  • Tomato puree 4 teaspoons

  • Sweet red chilli sauce 1 1/2 teaspoons

Method

Step 1

Break 3 eggs into a bowl. Add salt and beat well.

Step 2

Heat 1 tsp oil in a non-stick pan. Add chicken mince and saute well.

Step 3

Add schezwan chutney, tomato puree, mix well and cook for 2 minutes.

Step 4

Add chilli sauce and mix well. Cook till the chicken is fully done.

Step 5

Heat some oil in another non-stick pan. Pour beaten eggs and scramble a little, let it cook.

Step 6

Place a portion of cooked chicken mixture on one side of omelette and fold. Flip and cook for a minute and prepare remaining omelettes in the similar way.

Step 7

Serve hot.