Potato bird’s nest with stir-fried chicken

Prep time: 15 mins
Cook time: 40 mins
Serves: 2

Updated: Dec 3, 2021 | 09:37 IST

Ever imagined eating saucy stir-fried chicken out of crispy potato nests? This spicy, zingy chicken recipe combines two of our eternal favourites -- chicken and fried potatoes. It's perfect for a Friday night dinner with friends.


Serves 2
  • potato4 pieces
  • eggs1 piece
  • cornflour2 tablespoon
  • black pepper1/2 teaspoon
  • oil2 tablespoon
  • onion1/4 cup
  • capsicum1/4 cup
  • chicken200 grams
  • schezwan sauce3 tablespoon
  • ketchup2 tablespoon
  • soy sauce1/2 teaspoon
  • spring onions1 tablespoon
  • sesame seeds As required


Step 1

Wash the potatoes, peel them.

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Step 2

Now grate the potatoes and squeeze out excess water. Transfer to a bowl.

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Step 3

Add rest of the ingredients for the potato "nest" and mix well.

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Step 4

Now take a large strainer and add the potato mixture into it. Press along the sides and surface of the strainer to give it shape.

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Step 5

Deep fry in oil until golden brown and crisp. Remove and set aside.

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Step 6

For Schezwan chicken, heat some oil in a pan and sauté onions and capsicum. Add the chicken pieces and cook for two minutes.

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Step 7

Now add the sauce, mix well and let it cook for 2 minutes. Top with spring onions and remove from heat.

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Step 8

Fill all potato baskets with the chicken mix.

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Step 9

Garnish with sesame seeds and serve hot.

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