Masala Bhindi Recipe | Quick and Easy Masala Bhindi

Treat the family by making this easy Masala Bhindi dish for a healthy, flavour-packed meal the whole family will love.




Bhindi Masala

Masala bhindi is an Indian dish. Okra or ladies finger is the vegetable used to cook this dish. The taste buds of this generation have become very choosy and monotony in any case is not liked by people now a days. To bring variations in daily lunches and dinners, here is a dish that will linger the taste for long! Very easy to make and along  with amusing nutritional value, masala bhindi can be enjoyed. If the steps are followed correctly, in order, it can be made in real less time. Not every restaurant has it in menu, so cooking it yourself will help fulfil the cravings. Okra being a low calorie vegetable, it is rich in vitamin B6 and folic acid. For those on diets still finding tasty fulfilments can settle on this one. The vegetable bhindi may or might not be enjoyed by all age groups but this ‘Masala Bhindi’ dish will definitely make you fond of this vegetable.Ingredients used in the recipe are easily available in the kitchen thus can be made anytime. This dish can be enjoyed at it’s best along with warm rotis with ghee.

Time taken for Making Masala Bhindi

If followed correctly, the steps given below will take about 25 minutes to prepare and 15 minutes for cooking. I.e approximately 35-40 minutes will be required. This might differ from person to person, variating by speed.

Number of Servings for Masala Bhindi

Following the given procedures, 3-4 people will get served by this dish.

Some notes to remember :

Okra is a slimy vegetable, thus to make it less slimy follow some steps given below :

  1. Wash okra clean and pat it with a cloth to make it dry.
  2. If it’s not patted well, the chances of it being slimy increase.
  3. Also, frying the okra in some oil before adding masala and curry helps reduce the slimliness.

 

Masala Bhindi

Masala Bhindi is an Indian dish. It can be made very easily anytime, Nutritional values add to the reasons that one must hop on to this recipe.

Course Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine Indian
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 4 people
Calories 200 kcal
Recipe Author Sheela

Ingredients for Masala Bhindi

  • 500 grams ladies’ fingers
  • Oil for deep frying
  • Stuffing :
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 4 dried chillies
  • 3 tablespoon coriander seeds (Dhania seeds)
  • 1 tablespoon cumin seeds (Jeera powder)
  • 1 tablespoon white sesame seeds (Til)
  • 5 cloves (Laung)
  • 2 black cardamoms
  • 2 one-inch cinnamon sticks (Dalchini)
  • 1 tablespoon black peppercorns
  • 2 tablespoons stone flower
  • 7 baby leaves
  • Gravy:
  • 2 tablespoons oil
  • 1 tablespoon cumin seeds
  • 5 crushed green cardamoms
  • 1 tablespoon crushed coriander seeds
  • 2 medium onions, sliced
  • 1 tablespoon Garlic paste
  • 1 tablespoon ginger paste
  • 1 medium tomato, chopped
  • ½ teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1 teaspoon red chilli powder
  • 2 teaspoons coriander powder
  • 1 teaspoon cumin powder
  • Salt to taste
  • ½ cup yoghurt, whisked
  • 16 shallots
  • ½ cup browned onions
  • 1 inch ginger, cut into thin strips
  • ¼ cup chopped fresh coriander
  • ½ tablespoon chaat masala
  • Garnish:
  • ½ teaspoon pickled ginger strips
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh coriander

How to Make Masala Bhindi Recipe

  1.  To make the stuffing, heat the oil in a non-stick pan, add the red chillies, coriander seeds, cumin seeds, sesame seeds, cloves, black cardamoms, cinnamon, black 

  2. . Cool and grind into a coarse powder. Set aside.

  3. Trim the heads of the ladies’ finger and a slit in the middle leaving quarter inch at either of the ends. Stuff them with the spice powder.

  4. Heat sufficient oil in a kadai

  5. Drain on an absorbent paper and set aside

    " class="wprm-recipe-instruction">

    Deep-fry the stuffed ladies’ finger in hot oil, on medium heat, till golden and crisp. Drain on an absorbent paper and set aside

  6.  Add one-fourth cup of water and the tomato and saute till tomato softens. Add the turmeric powder, red chilli powder, coriander powder and cumin powder and saute for five minutes. Add the salt and yoghurt and mix well. 

    " class="wprm-recipe-instruction">

     To make the gravy, heat the oil in a non-stick pan, add the cumin seeds, green cardamoms, coriander seeds, onions, garlic paste and ginger paste and saute till the onions are well browned.  Add one-fourth cup of water and the tomato and saute till tomato softens. Add the turmeric powder, red chilli powder, coriander powder and cumin powder and saute for five minutes. Add the salt and yoghurt and mix well. 

  7.  Add the browned onions, fried ladies’ fingers, ginger strips, chopped fresh coriander and chaat masala and cook for two minutes.

    " class="wprm-recipe-instruction">

    Add the shallots and saute for five minutes. Add half cup of water and mix. Cool till all the moisture evaporates.  Add the browned onions, fried ladies’ fingers, ginger strips, chopped fresh coriander and chaat masala and cook for two minutes.

  8. To make pickled ginger strips, cut ginger into thin strips and soak them in lemon juice.  

    " class="wprm-recipe-instruction">

    Serve hot garnished with pickled ginger strips and chopped fresh coriander. To make pickled ginger strips, cut ginger into thin strips and soak them in lemon juice.  








LOOKING FOR NEW RECIPE IDEAS?

  • Mango IceCream Recipe
    Mango ice cream is a very tasty and extraordinarily [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Momos Chutney (Sauce) Recipe
    Momos chutney/sauce taste spicy in taste. Momos are [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Spicy Chicken Curry Recipe
    Restaurant style chicken curry is a heavenly delicious [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Poha Recipe
    The most delicious and healthy thing to eat in morning [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Gulab Jamun Recipe
    Gulab-Jamun is an Indian dish. This sweet dish is [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Moong Dal Recipe
    Moong Dal is very tasty and delicious dish. This dish [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Jeera Rice Recipe
    Jeera rice is very tasty and delicious dish. It is [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Chicken Biryani Recipe
    Chicken Biryani is a Mughlai dish. This dish is very [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Aam Ka Murabba Recipe
    Mango Murabba a is a very tasty and extraordinarily [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Tomato Chutney Recipe
    Tomato chutney is very tasty and delicious. Its taste [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Pizza Recipe
    Pizza is such a snack that everybody likes to have. It [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Rice Idli Recipe
    ‘Rice Idli’ belongs to the Indian subcontinent. This [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Urad Dal Ki Kachori Recipe
    Urad Dal Kachori is a tasty dish or snack to have. It [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]

Looking for new recipe ideas?

  • Jal Jeera Recipe
    Jal jeera is a very tasty and a drink filled with strong flavors. During [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Paneer Tikka Recipe
    Paneer tikka is a famous dish of Punjab. This is a dish can be eaten [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Pork Curry Recipe
    Indian pork curry with potatoes is a lip-smacking dish.  This pork dish [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Indian Pork Curry Recipe
    Pork curry Nepali style is one of the finger licking dishes made using [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Fish Fried Recipe
    Fish fry is very attractive and tasty dish. Amongst all the dishes of [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Kuboos (Arabic Bread) Recipe
    Kuboos also known by names like khuobz, khobez or khubooz is the Arabic [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Egg Curry Recipe
    Here is a recipe for the egg lovers out there, and also if one is not very [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Jeera Rice Recipe
    Jeera rice is very tasty and delicious dish. It is very easy to cook. When [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Aloo Kachori Recipe
    Aloo Kachori is a tasty dish or snack to have. It is loved by everyone [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Tomato Chutney Recipe
    Tomato chutney is very tasty and delicious. Its taste is very different. [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Chicken Tandoori Recipe
    Tandoori chicken is very tasty and amazing dish. Though all the chicken [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Punjabi Chicken Curry Recipe
    Punjabi chicken curry is a spicy dish made using chicken. Everyone loves [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Garlic Butter Chicken Recipe
    Garlic chicken curry dish comes under very commonly loved dishes of India. [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Dried Mango Pickle (Aam Ka Sukah Achar) Recipe
    Mango pickle is an all time preferred side dip and can be eaten with [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Sweet Balls (Gulab Jamun) Recipe
    Gulab-jamun is a very famous sweet dish in our country. There would hardly [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Gajar Halwa Recipe
    This is an Indian sweet dish originated in Punjab. Gajar-ka-halwa also [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Gajar Ka Halwa Recipe
    Gajar ka Halwa is delicious and best sweet dish. These days it is [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Bread Poha Recipe
    Bread poha is an Indian cuisine based dish. There was no such thing as [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Andhra Style Chicken Curry Recipe
    Andhra style chicken curry a finger licking dish made using chicken and [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Andhra Style Fish Curry Recipe
    Andhra style fish curry is most famous and easy fish curry dish which [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • French Fries Recipe
    French fries is very tasty and delicious snacks. This is everyone’s [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Gulab Jamun Recipe
    Gulab-Jamun is an Indian dish. This sweet dish is loved my many, and it is [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Mango ice cream recipe using ice cream maker Recipe
    Summer season is the hottest season of the year,the increase in [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Prawns Biryani (Kolambi Bhat) Recipe
    Spicy prawn biryani style is a tasty dish to have. It is loved by everyone [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Vegan Chocolate Cake Recipe
    A vegan chocolate cake is a very tasty and delicious desert. You can find [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Mango Ice Cream without Cream Recipe
    Mango ice-cream is a very delicious and well-known dessert. During summer [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Rava Dosa Recipe
    Rava dosa is very tasty and delicious food. Rava dosa is a south Indian [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Fish Biryani Recipe
    Fish biryani Pakistani style is an irresistible mouth watering dish. It is [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Chicken Biryani Recipe
    Chicken Biryani is a Mughlai dish. This dish is very famous in India. [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Mango Lassi Recipe
    Mango Lassi is a very tasty and filled with mouthwatering flavors. In [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Lemon Butter Chicken Recipe
    Lemon butter chicken is a delicious all time dish. This dish is very [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Momos Chutney (Sauce) Recipe
    Momos chutney/sauce taste spicy in taste. Momos are chutney origin is from [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Spicy Chicken Curry Recipe
    Restaurant style chicken curry is a heavenly delicious and mouthwatering [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Gobi Aloo Recipe
    Aloo Gobi is very tasty and awesome food. This dish can be made in any [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Mango IceCream with Milkmaid Recipe
    Mango milkmaid ice-cream is a very tasty and extraordinarily filled with [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Cold Coffee Recipe
    As the summer season is arriving the trend of cold coffee is also [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Chilli Chicken Masala Gravy (Curry) Recipe
    Chilli chicken gravy is one of its kinds. Due to its thick creamy gravy, [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Kerala Style Fish Curry Recipe
    Kerala style fish curry a lip smacking dish made using fish and variety [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Mumbai Pav Bhaji Recipe
    Masala pav bhaji is an irritable mouthwatering dish. It is loved by people [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Kachori Recipe
    Kachori is a tasty snack to have. It is loved by everyone whether it is [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Dum Aloo Recipe
    Little baby potatoes with Indian spices to be more specific is what makes [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Urad Dal Ki Kachori Recipe
    Urad Dal Kachori is a tasty dish or snack to have. It is loved by everyone [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Mango Ice Cream with Condensed Milk Recipe
    Mango ice-cream is a very delicious dessert. During summer season [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Poha Recipe
    The most delicious and healthy thing to eat in morning breakfast is poha. [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Aam Ka Murabba Recipe
    Mango Murabba a is a very tasty and extraordinarily filled with flavors. [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Soya Chunks Recipe
    Soyabean or Soya Chunks is a very tasty and delicious dish. It is easy to [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Veg Biryani Recipe
    Veg-biryani is a very famous dish. It can be easily made in very less [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Chicken Kabab Recipe
    Kerala style chicken fry recipe is one of the finger licking dishes made [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Kaju Katli Recipe
    The extremely renowned sweet dish after ‘pedha’ comes ‘Kaju ki barfi’, [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Mint Juice Recipe
    Mint Juice is a very tasty and a drink filled with strong flavors. During [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]
  • Chilli Chicken Chinese Style Recipe
    Chilli chicken-chinese style is one a finger licking dish made using [Our Most-Popular Recipes Right Now…]




Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply