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My mother-in-law flew from India to Texas for the holidays and I learned a few authentic Indian recipes from her! This is an okra and potato dish.

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Prep Time

10 min

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Cook Time

40 min

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Wait Time

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Bhindi

Ingredients

Serves 4
4 servings Serves

Instructions

Step 1

Begin by dicing the potato, okra, onion, tomato and slicing the green chili in half. We used a serrano chili.

Begin by dicing the potato, okra, onion, tomato and slicing the green chili in half. We used a serrano chili.

Step 2

Heat a tablespoon of vegetable oil and fry the potatoes till they're browned about 10 minutes. Remove and set aside.

Heat a tablespoon of vegetable oil and fry the potatoes till they're browned about 10 minutes. Remove and set aside.

Step 3

Heat the remaining two tablespoons of vegetable oil and add the cumin seeds. Stir and allow the seeds to brown but not burn.

Heat the remaining two tablespoons of vegetable oil and add the cumin seeds. Stir and allow the seeds to brown but not burn.

Step 4

Add the okra and cook on medium heat, stirring every minute.

Add the okra and cook on medium heat, stirring every minute.

Step 5

Add the turmeric, red chili powder, a teaspoon of salt to start, you can add more later after tasting. Also add a teaspoon of sugar.

Add the turmeric, red chili powder, a teaspoon of salt to start, you can add more later after tasting. Also add a teaspoon of sugar.

Step 6

Simmer the okra for about 10 minutes and then add the diced potatoes.

Simmer the okra for about 10 minutes and then add the diced potatoes.

Step 7

Allow the okra and potatoes to simmer on low heat for 15 minutes, or until the potatoes are tender.

Allow the okra and potatoes to simmer on low heat for 15 minutes, or until the potatoes are tender.

Step 8

Add the onion and tomato, return to medium heat for 5 more minutes.

Add the onion and tomato, return to medium heat for 5 more minutes.

Step 9

Doesn't it smell wonderful? Grab a plate and enjoy!

Doesn't it smell wonderful? Grab a plate and enjoy!

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Bhindi

Bhindi

By jessicapramanik

My mother-in-law flew from India to Texas for the holidays and I learned a few authentic Indian recipes from her! This is an okra and potato dish.

Prep Time

10 min

Cook Time

40 min

Wait Time

--

Ingredients

Serves 4

Instructions

Begin by dicing the potato, okra, onion, tomato and slicing the green chili in half. We used a serrano chili.

Step 1

Begin by dicing the potato, okra, onion, tomato and slicing the green chili in half. We used a serrano chili.

Heat a tablespoon of vegetable oil and fry the potatoes till they're browned about 10 minutes. Remove and set aside.

Step 2

Heat a tablespoon of vegetable oil and fry the potatoes till they're browned about 10 minutes. Remove and set aside.

Heat the remaining two tablespoons of vegetable oil and add the cumin seeds. Stir and allow the seeds to brown but not burn.

Step 3

Heat the remaining two tablespoons of vegetable oil and add the cumin seeds. Stir and allow the seeds to brown but not burn.

Add the okra and cook on medium heat, stirring every minute.

Step 4

Add the okra and cook on medium heat, stirring every minute.

Add the turmeric, red chili powder, a teaspoon of salt to start, you can add more later after tasting. Also add a teaspoon of sugar.

Step 5

Add the turmeric, red chili powder, a teaspoon of salt to start, you can add more later after tasting. Also add a teaspoon of sugar.

Simmer the okra for about 10 minutes and then add the diced potatoes.

Step 6

Simmer the okra for about 10 minutes and then add the diced potatoes.

Allow the okra and potatoes to simmer on low heat for 15 minutes, or until the potatoes are tender.

Step 7

Allow the okra and potatoes to simmer on low heat for 15 minutes, or until the potatoes are tender.

Add the onion and tomato, return to medium heat for 5 more minutes.

Step 8

Add the onion and tomato, return to medium heat for 5 more minutes.

Doesn't it smell wonderful? Grab a plate and enjoy!

Step 9

Doesn't it smell wonderful? Grab a plate and enjoy!

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