Bhindi Ki Sabzi

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Very Good based on 23 Ratings

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Lady Finger/Okara/Bhindi Vegetable is a easy to make recipe as it hardly takes 15mins to make the same. Try it out. This simple dish tastes great with hot chapatis (Indian flatbread) or paranthas (pan-fried Indian flatbread). View the recipe video here: Super simple Indian Okra recipe, Bhindi ki sabzi, Okra masala


Servings: 3 Preparation time:
  • Onions, Raw, Onion 2 (Large) Onions (Sliced)
  • Okra, Raw, Ladys Finger, Bhindi 500 gms (Lady finger) Bhindi
  • Salt, Common Salt, Rock Salt, Table Salt Salt
  • Red Chili Powder, Paprika, Deggi Mirch, Red Chilli Powder, Red Chilly, Red Ch (Lal Mirch) Red Chilli Powder 1 pinch
  • Turmeric, Ground,powder, Haldi, Nitu Didi turmeric powder (Haldi) Turmeric Powder 1 pinch
  • Garam Masala Powder, NITU DIDIs garam masala powder Garam Masala 1 pinch
  • Mustard Oil, Sarson Tel (Refined Oil) Mustard Oil 2 tbsp

Instructions (Preparation Steps):

  • Wash the Lady Finger/okara 1 hour prior to cutting. Slice the Lady finger vertically/horizontally as desired.
  • Heat Oil in a pan/khadai. Add cumin seeds,. Fry the onions first.
  • Add half of the salt, turmeric, garam masala and red chilli powder. Saute for a minutes or two.
  • Add bhindi and cover and cook for a few minutes (About 4 to 5).
  • Remove the lid and cook, stirring lightly to just toss the bhindi. Should not take more than 5 minutes. Adjust seasonings. If you mix the seeds come out and the sliminess increases.
  • Remove and serve hot with roti or dal-rice.

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