Fresh Okra With Peanuts (Bhindi Nu Shaak)


I am a big fan of okra..and when i saw this recipe in Betty Crockers Indian Home Cooking cookbook i immediately decided to give it a try and it came out delicious and this is the easiest way you will ever make your bhindi/okra ki sabzi..



Ingredients:-

Peanut or vegetable oil:- 1 Tbsp
Cumin seeds:- 1 Tsp
Fresh Okra, stem ends removed:- 1 pound
Dry roasted unsalted peanuts, coarsely chopped:- 1/4 cup
Chopped fresh cilantro:- 1/4 cup
Sugar:- 1 Tbsp
Salt:- 1 Tsp
Ground cumin:- 1 Tsp
Red pepper/cayyenne:- 1/2 Tsp
Turmeric powder:- 1/4 Tsp

Procedure:-

1)Heat oil in wok or 12-inch skillet over medium heat. Add cumin seeds; 10 to 15 seconds

2)Add remaining ingredients; stir-fry 2 to 3 minutes. Reduce heat to low. Cover and simmer 15 to 20 minutes, stirring occasionally, until okra is tender.

Enjoy:)

25 comments:

aipi said...

Okra is my fav too n this recipe looks like a must try! Stunning pics!
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Reshmi Mahesh said...

Okra is my fav too and this recipe looks very delicious with the crunch of peanuts...

Priti said...

This looks so gud ....bookmarked it ...nice pic

Ms.Chitchat said...

Nice idea of adding peanuts to okra. Would lvoe to give a try.

Valarmathi Sanjeev said...

Okra and peanuts, yummy combo...looks super yummy.

Vardhini said...

Love okra and peanuts are a favorite too .. perfect Preety.

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Vimitha Anand said...

Peanuts and okra... Would have been a crunchy and yummy dish...

Radhika said...

Love the combo Preety. it is my fav too. thanks for sharing dear.
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Rekha shoban said...

very interesting...adding peanut will taste one..will try it!

Kalpana Sareesh said...

wow this is super dish hv to try it soon.

Chandrani Banerjee said...

Okra is also my fav. Okra looks tempting. I will try this.

Authenticoriyafood said...

Simple and Delicious!!

jeyashrisuresh said...

nice combo of okra and peanuts

Ramya said...

Okra is one of my fav veggies..With the peanut , it wud b such a crunchy yummy dish..I am soo dying to try this !!

SravsCulinaryConcepts said...

This tempts me a lot !! looks so delicious !!

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Suja said...

Beautiful combo..super delicious ..love okra will surely give this a try

Nithya said...

Lovely combi. I am sure it will be a super hit :)

Priya said...

Omg, simply mouthwatering here..soo tempting..

Divya Vikram said...

Okra looks delicious with the spices :)

Prathima Shivraj said...

Looks flavorful and delcious.

Rumana Rawat said...

Yummy sabji:)

miri goes phishing! said...

an interesting combination...have never tried this...but sounds so yum....:)

Aarthi said...

this is yummy

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Vidhya said...

These look so tempting I am bookmarking this.

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