Bird Nest

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Bird Nest

Bird Nest

It is a unique kind of recipe, which is basically made of potatoes and paneer(cottage cheese).It is basically a very simple recipe to make but looks very interesting and tough. As the name says it looks like a bird nest having cute little bird eggs.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Course Snack
Cuisine Indian


  • 3-4 tbsp Mint chutney (For garnishing)
  • 5-6 tbsp Crushed vermicili(ready ailable) (For coating the nest)

for patty

  • 4 big potatoes (boiled and meshed)
  • 2-3 Green chillies (Chopped)(As per taste)
  • 3 tbsp Cornflour
  • salt (As per taste)
  • Red chilli powder (As per taste)
  • Fresh coriander leaves (Chopped)(Handful)

For bird eggs

  • 50 grams Paneer(Cottage cheese) (grated)
  • 2 pinch Salt
  • 1 pinch Black pepper powder
  • 1 tbsp cornflour (For binding)


    1)Take a bowl, add 3 tbsp of cornflour and some water in it and mix it properly and make its batter.(dont make it very thick or very thin, so that we can properly coat it on the patty)
    1)Take a small plate(dish) in that put grated paneer, salt, black pepper and cornflour.
    2)Mix everything properly and make small egg like balls and deep fry it, just for 1 min as we want it to be white colour only.

For patty;

  • 1)Take a deep bowl, put boiled and meshed potatoes in it.
    2)Add green chillies, salt ,cornflour, red chili powder, coriander leaves and mix everything properly.(you can put cornflour accordingly, it can be more or less)
    3)Now take some above mixture in your hand and give it the shape of patty.
    4)Now dip it in cornflour batter and then coat it compelety with crushed vermicili.
    5)Deep fry the patty until it turns golden brown in colour.


  • 1)Take a fancy serving plate.
    2)Put fried patties on it.
    3)Put some mint chutney on it.
    4)Then put fried egg paneer balls on it and garnish with coriander leaves.
Keyword birdnest, indiancuisine, paneer, potato, quickrecipes, snack
1 Comment
  1. Gauri says

    5 stars
    Unique n easy to make…must try…nice presentation

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