Friday, January 8, 2010

vandaka kurma(Okra) And Awards!!


Ingredients:

Vandaka (okra) - 250 gms

Coconut milk - 1/2 cup

oil - 2-3tsp

salt - to taste

To Grind:

Cashwnets - 5-6nos

patta - 2nos(medium)

Cloves - 2nos

Fennel seeds - 1tsp

Ginger - small piece

Garlic - 4 flakes

Red chilly powder - 1tsp

Green chilly -1no

Preparation:

1)Make the vandaka into small piece and keep aside

2)Heat a pan, add onion saute for 4 to 5mins

3)Add vandaka to it and fry finely till oil separates

4)Then add ground paste, little water and salt, close the lid and allow them to cook

5)Finally add coconut milk heat for few mins

Vandaka kurma is ready to serve with chapathi, naan and any food variety


Award Time!!!

My dear friend sarawathy of saras corner has passed on this awards. Thank u saras.

24 comments:

Prathibha said...

never cooked okra in this way..interesting one,.,

Sushma Mallya said...

Very innovative way of using okra in this coconut based gravy,looks really delicious and nice idea too...thanks for sharing rekha

priya said...

kurma with okra!!..sooooper da...looks so yummy!!!...delicious!

Rohini said...

Interesting one..Never tries it this way... Looks delicious!

Anu said...

Wow okra is my favorite veggie.. never cooked in this way.. Very yummy...

kitchen queen said...

congrats on ur awards.The okra kurma looks tempting and delicious.

Saraswathi Iyer said...

Kurma looks good. nice recipe and congrats on your awards.

Gulmohar said...

Unique recipe..Congrats on your awards, Rekha !!

Padma said...

Very new recipe with okra Rekha. Looks so creamy and yummy. Congrats on your awards :)

Sarah Naveen said...

Adipoli vendakka kurma..Looks so yummy and perfect with rice..

Preety said...

great way to cook okra..and congrats for award

Ramya said...

Congrats on u'r awards!!Never made kurma with okra..Innovative

jeyashrisuresh said...

new and interesting one.will give a try soon.nice blog.Thanks for visiting my space.

s said...

never made it this way..but it sounds like a great version...

Padhu said...

I have never tried kurma with okra.Thanks for sharing

Chef Jeena said...

Lovely dish it looks so tasty.

Rekha shoban said...

Thank u friends...

Bergamot said...

The curry looks great. i like the color of the gravy

jagruti said...

Never ever eaten okra in gravy..have to try it out.. way to wean kids on okra..

cheers

most welcome on my blog

http://joyofcooking247.blogspot.com

kothiyavunu said...

my fav veggie..love any dish with okra..very innovative idea :D
congrats on all ur well deserved awards!!

Tina said...

Kurma looks delicious....

Nandini said...

Innovative Kurma! Love any dish with okra.

Nostalgia said...

Very nice.. looks tasty. I make them without the cashewnuts but that will sure add to the flavour and thickness. lovely!

Yasmeen said...

Love the okra in rich coconut gravy,yum :D

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