Potato Nests Recipe

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Potato Nests
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  • Difficulty Level: Easy

A yummy potato dish baked and filled with a yogurt and spring onion stuffing.

Ingredients of Potato Nests

  • 750 gm potatoes
  • Grated rind of 2 oranges
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 2 Tbsp butter
  • 2-3 Tbsp hot milk
  • Pinch grated nutmeg
  • 1/2 Tbsp cumin seeds
  • 1 beaten egg to glaze
  • Filling:
  • 100 ml thick yoghurt
  • 2 Tbsp chopped spring onions
  • Salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Potato Nests

  • 1.Preheat the oven to 200-degree C.
  • 2.Bake potatoes with skin for about 45 minutes until tender.
  • 3.Remove from oven, halve and scoop out flesh. Mash.
  • 4.Add the rind, yolk, butter, milk, seasoning and spices.
  • 5.Pipe into rounds on an oiled sheet with a raised border on the edge.
  • 6.Brush with beaten egg and bake at 200 degree C for 8-10 minutes till colored.
  • 7.Combine all ingredients for the filling and spoon into center of potato swirl. Serve hot.