Bird’s Nest (Paravaikoodu)

Bird’s Nest (Paravaikoodu) 

This is a simple easy to make dish suitable for parties.

Bird's Nest

Bird’s Nest


1. Mashed Potatoes – 2 

2. Onions – 1 

3. Finely chopped green chillies – 2 

4. salt 

5. Chilli powder 

6. Coriander powder 

7. Jeera powder 

8. Boiled Peas 

9. Maida – little 

10. Semolina – little 

11. Oil to fry 

Method of Preparation: 

1. Mix mashed potatoes, onions, chopped green chillies, salt, chilli powder, coriander powder, jeera powder 

2. Add little water to maida and make a paste 

3. Make balls out of the potato mixure and dip them in the maida paste 

4. Immediately roll them on a bowl full of semolina so that the semolina sticks all over 

5. Deep fry the balls in oil till the balls turn brown. Once done, with the help of a knife, carve out an aperture on the ball and place 2 to 3 boiled peas. 

6. Repeat the same for all balls and serve with coriander leaves.


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