Vendakkaya Masala Curry

It is also known as Okra masala curry. It is a tasty side dish for all rice varieties

Vendakkaya Masala Curry

It is also known as Okra masala curry. It is a tasty side dish for all rice varieties

Category : Vegetarian, Curries

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By Sobha Kesavan

Published On: 05 Jan 2015

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15 Minutes
Served : 4
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Ingredients

  • Vendakkaya - 8-10 Nos.
    Coriander powder - 4 tspns
    Turmeric Powder - 1 tspn
    Red Chilli Powder - 2tspns
    Grated Coconut - ½ cup
    Onion - 1 No. (make slices)
    07. Ginger - 1 small piece (make slices)
    Curry leaves - 1-2 stems
    Green Chilli - 2 Nos. (make slices)
    Salt - To taste
    Red Chilli - 2 Nos. (cut into small pieces
    Shallots - 2-3 Nos. (cut into small pieces)
    Mustard seeds - 1 tspn
    Coconut/Refined oil- 3 tspns

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1 Vendakkaya Masala Curry Recipe

Step 1

Heat the grated coconut, coriander powder, Red Chilli Powder and some curry leaves in a frying pan and when the colour of this mix turns into golden, take it out from the stove and allow it to cool. After 10-15 minutes grind it in a mixer grinder/grinding stone adding required quantity of water and make a paste of this mix.

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Step 2 Vendakkaya Masala Curry Recipe

Step 2

Clean, wash and cut the Vendakkaya into small pieces

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Step 3 Vendakkaya Masala Curry Recipe

Step 3

Heat the Coconut/refined oil in a frying pan/cooking vessel.

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Step 4 Vendakkaya Masala Curry Recipe

Step 4

Add the pieces of vendakkaya (Ladies fingers) into the heated oil

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Step 5 Vendakkaya Masala Curry Recipe

Step 5

Add the sliced onion, ginger and curry leaves and stir it for about 5 minutes

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Step 6 Vendakkaya Masala Curry Recipe

Step 6

Add the paste into this mix

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Step 7 Vendakkaya Masala Curry Recipe

Step 7

Add required quantity of water and salt, stir it well and allow to cook the mix for about 10 minutes. Then fry the shallots along with mustard seeds and Red Chilli pieces in a frying pan and add it into the cooked curry.

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Step 8 Vendakkaya Masala Curry Recipe

Step 8

Vendakkaya masala curry is ready and can serve with rice, poori, chappathi etc.

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