Friday, December 1, 2006

Spicy Okra

Hey friends here is a easy and quick recipe of okra.It has its own hot and sour taste in it. It requires simple ingredients and is easy to make.Okra is a special vegetable which increases the mental capacity &intellegence.Its rich in vitamin A,B,K & a rich fibrous vegetable.

Ingredients :
Okra -1 pound slicedObliquely
Chilly powder- 1 tsp
Garam masala- 1 tsp
Tamaring water-2 tsp
salt as per your taste
coriander leaves or cilantro-for garnishing-about 1 tsp
Oil 3 tsp
3 tsp water

1.Take a pan ,add 3 tsp of oil to it and then add the chopped okra.
2.Now saute it slightly once and close it by a lid and allow it to cook for 5 min.
3.then add chilly powder , garam masala powder,salt and toss it a bit .Now add tamarind water and again close and cook for 3-4 min then give a toss and allow it to cook with the lid on till the edges of okra begins to get browner .
now saute it thoroughly cook under low flame for 2-3 min then remove it garnish it with coriander leaves and serve hot with freshly made roti or even rice.


Vinutha said...

Looks really tasty.. :-) will try and let u know the results

vimala said...

tried out and tastes awesome!!!!!!

Savitha BS said...

Try with Mustard Oil and add some garlic pieces. Do not add Tamarind. If you want it to be spicy, put green chillies while frying the Okra. This tastes yummmmm!!!!!! :)