Sunday, November 15, 2009

Vendakka (okra) Curry

Ingredients:

  • Onion 2 big
  • Okra 10 to 15
  • Green chilly 5 to 8
  • Garlic pods 5 50 10
  • Coriander pdr 2 Tbsp
  • Turmeric pdr 1/4 Tsp
  • Garam masala 1/2 Tsp
  • Coconut milk 1 cup
  • Vinegar 1 Tbsp
  • Curry leaves
  • Mustard
  • Water
  • Salt
  • Oil

Clean and cut okra into thin pieces (length wise). Heat oil in a kadai and add mustard seeds. When it splutters, add the curry leaves and thinly sliced okra. Saute it till it becomes dry. Transfer it to a bowl and add the thinly sliced onion, garlic and chilly into the kadai. Saute it well till it turns brown. Then add the corriander, turmeric pdr and garam masala pdr and reduce the heat. Roast it well and add the sauted okra into this and mix well. Pour required amount of water and vinegar. Boil it well. Reduce the heat and add thick coconut milk and salt. Mix well and remove it from fire.

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60 comments:

  1. So delicious!! For a great Okra fan like me, this dish sure will please the palates!! Great click... :)

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  2. Tina the okra curry looks so yummy yum yum..

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  3. yumm yumm.. as ever awesome click :)

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  4. I like this curry with roti quite a bit. You have a nice recipe and photo here. Thanks for sharing.

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  5. I had curry, and I had okra, but never tried them together! I am sure it's delicious!

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  6. new and intresting to me dear.sure it's delicious.....

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  7. Tina, the curry looks scrumptious, I have only one doubt that u have mentioned 8-10 garlic pods, are these the thin ones or the thick ones, beacuse with thick it will be to garlicky...

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  8. Coconut milk in Okra sounds good,looks yummy

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  9. Okra with coconut milk..delicious dear..Evide okrayku theevelayanu..beautiful click as always..

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  10. Wow lovely recipe.....haven't tried vendakka with coconut milk, thanks for sharing.

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  11. delicious recipe, dear....must try ur version soon...very nice clicks!

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  12. I make the curry sometimes, but minus the coconut milk..... Good with rice & dal... & with rotis too....

    Ash....
    (http://asha-oceanichope.blogspot.com/)

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  13. it's like atew for me...i love anything cooked in coconut milk..

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  14. Nice recipe!! ente fav veggieannu..njan ithuvare vendakka thengapalil undakkiyittilla...will try it soon ..tnx for sharing dear.:)

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  15. Nice recipe...looks yummy yumm :-)

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  16. Okra in coconut milk,sounds yummmm

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  17. i tried this .It came out well.Thanks 4 the recipe dear!!!

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  18. Sounds very different from the usual.

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  19. Okra curry looks delicious.. Nice recipe dear...

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  20. Okra is my fav veggie...n adding coconut milk is new...have to try dis....

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  21. wow!! I have never seen wet okra curry like this. So nice and yummy it looks.

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  22. Okra with coconut milk sounds yum & tasty! Nice color.

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  23. Looks so delicious & interesting. Today for some reason i am coming across so many okra recipes and tomm morning going to rush to the grocery store to grab some okra.

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  24. wow!!!! curry looks so delicious tina...Navee de fav curry ya....adipoli!!!!

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  25. okra in coconut milk gravy will surely be a nice combo.nice click

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  26. wow! it looks delicious!
    Check out Oats series round up and i welcome u to join with us in the Variety Rice Series going in my blog!

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  27. Hi thanks fr visiting my blog and for ur comments. ur okra curry looks awesome. Wanna ve some now.

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  28. the curry looks creamy and yuummy! I'll enjoy with plain rice!

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  29. Luv okra in any form, this curry sounds new to me, looks rich!

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  30. Okra curry looks soo delicious!

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  31. Delicious okra curry Tina....this is very new to me...I have to try your curry soon :)

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  32. Witha a very few dishes to make with this veggie, this recipe is to keep.

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  33. Waaaw!..I get that kerala flavour, now! :)
    Vendakka in thengapal...such a niiice combo!!!

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  34. Looks real tempting..Tina!Never made gravy based okra..

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  35. great job Tina.. wonderful recipe...will surely try it..:)

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  36. hey tina dear

    we call this vendakka mappas at home. I think we also make it the same way. Nice pic too :)

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  37. okra curry looks so superb. Nice one with hot rice.

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  38. Great looking curry!! and am sure it must have been very yummmyyyyyy!!!!
    Got to know of the blog from Noble's orkut prof. I am his college mate at CEC.. Waiting for the new experiments at Kaipunyam, Tina..Take Care

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  39. This is a very unusual dish Tina :-)... never tried to make anything like this with okra... will have to try this soon :-)

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  40. such a different recipe ...looks yumm...

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  41. Beautifully prepared and presented!

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  42. The curry looks great, love okra, beautiful pics too.., I think that is what I am going to make today

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  43. Hello, I'm returning the visit to thank you for all your visits and lovely comments on my blog and to congratulate you for all the goodies you make. Everything looks very delicious and very nice presented! XO

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  44. Delicious curry and such a lovely picture :)

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  45. I liked your blog very much. As I have become your follower so I will be visiting your blog hereafter. You are welcome in my blogs.
    I appreciate for your wonderful presentation. Okra looks yummy and delicious.

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  46. Wow yummy curry.U got nice collections tina.

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  47. vendakka curry looks lovley. but addign vinegar is new to me . vinegar coconut milk okke kood e aavumbho taste egane .super aavumalle:)
    will try ur version
    thanks
    www.icookipost.com

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  48. Oh Wow! You have such a beautiful blog which is full of great recipes, ideas and especially inspiration! Your curry looks amazingly delicious and it sounds so good. I've never cooked okra before, I'll definitely give it a try, thanks for sharing:)

    p.s. Thank you for being my blog's follower:)

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  49. It seems a great way to enjoy okra! Thanks for sharing :)

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