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Noodle Nest (String Hoppers) Recipe

Noodle Nest (String Hoppers) is a popular Indian Snacks
Author :
On :
Wednesday, 26 April, 2017
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Snacks Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Steam Recipe
Difficulty :
Preparation Time :
6 hours
Servings :
Serves 8
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  • 1 cup ordinary Rice
  • 1 cup parboiled Rice
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • salt to taste
  • water - as per need
  • How to Make Noodle Nest (String Hoppers):

    1. Wash and soak rice together overnight. Grind together to a fine paste. Keep aside for 5-6 hours.
    2. Put into idli moulds and steam till cooked. Use skewer test.
    3. Grease a sev press. Place warm idli in it and press.
    4. Press out sev in a 4-inch circle. See that the ends overlap.
    5. Allow to cool a bit. Use greased palms and lift.
    6. Place in a double-walled colander or steamer to keep warm. Serve hot with ghee and chutney, garnished with coconut and coriander.


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