Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Okra Curry

Okra is very good for brain development for childrens my mother use to tell us when we I was small and Now I use to tell to my son.So,I make okra dises every week.This okra curry is special because it as yogurt also.It is a sidedish.It well me very good with Rice & Roti.So,I am sharing this with you.


1 lb Okra(cut okra into medium size pieces)
1 tsp Mustard seeds
1 Medium size onion
1 Medium size tomato
1/2 tsp Coriander powder
1/4 tsp Chili powder
2 tbsp Yogurt
Salt for taste


1. Pre-Heat the 2-3 tbsp of oil in a kadai put the cut pieces of okra & fry the okra for about 10 mts.

2. Keep the fried okra seperate.Now,in the same kadai pre-heat 2-3 tbsps of oil & splutter the mustard seeds.

3. Add the chopped onion & fry till golden brown.Add the chopped tomato,salt & turmeric powder & cook for 5-6 mts.

4. Then,add the fried okra & cook for 5 mts.Add the coriander powder& chilli powder & yogurt.

5. Mix well keep it in low flame & close the kadai for 3-4 mts.

6. Okra curry is ready serve hot with Roti & Rice.


Priya Bhaskaran said...

I guess this goes well with chapathi-- this dish is new to me-- will give a try soon!!

Vaishali said...

Okra cooked with tomatoes AND yogurt? That's new to me. I normally use either or. I am sure your dish tastes good, though.

Krithika said...

I add yogurt but not tomotoes. I am sure this tastes good. Thanks for sharing

maneka nirmal said...

hey deepa...i was not a big fan of okra until i tried vishali's recipe..now i got one more to try...thanks for the recipe.

Priya Prasad said...

Hi Deepa,

Good recipe on Idly sambar.

Smitha said...

Hi Deepa,

Thank you very much for this recipe. I tried it today and me and my husband finished it. he liked this dish more than any other okra dish. So thank you very much.


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