Bhindi Masala (Spicy Okra Curry)

Bhindi Masala (Spicy Okra Curry)

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"Traditional spicy okra curry that everyone loves. It's best with Indian bread (naan or paratha) or rice. My mom says this is brain food!"

Ingredients 35 m {{adjustedServings}} servings 100 cals

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  • Calories:
  • 100 kcal
  • 5%
  • Fat:
  • 3.9 g
  • 6%
  • Carbs:
  • 15.8g
  • 5%
  • Protein:
  • 3.4 g
  • 7%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 597 mg
  • 24%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Place the okra in a large, microwave-safe dish; cook in microwave on High for 6 minutes.
  2. Heat the olive oil and cumin seeds together in a large skillet over medium heat until the cumin seeds swell and turn golden brown. Fry the onions in the heated oil for 3 minutes. Add the tomatoes to the mixture and cook another 3 minutes. Stir the okra into the mixture; season with the curry powder and salt. Cook and stir the mixture until hot, about 3 minutes more. Serve hot.
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Rach
3/7/2011

I liked how simple this recipe was. Since I couldn't find fresh okra, I used frozen okra that was already cut into 1 inch pieces. I also used one 14oz can of diced tomatoes and it turned out quite well. With the extra liquid from the tomatoes I had to add more spices. I also added some cayenne pepper for heat! Will make this one again-thanks for sharing!

laila
11/1/2010

I found this recipe bland. I added 3 cloves garlic, a little bit of fresh ginger, and used 2tsp garam masala curry powder. I also added 1 tsp chicken boullion paste. Thanks for the recipe.

ManCave2010
12/30/2010

I love okra and this is without a doubt the best okra recipe I have tried. Spicy but not overbearing.