Bhindi

Okra, also known as ladyfinger, is a flowering plant in the mallow family (along with such species as cotton, cocoa, and hibiscus), valued for its edible green fruits.

Tali Bhindi
Bhindi, Snacks

Tali Bhindi

Tali Bhindi is a delicious snack where bhindi (okra) is dipped in a seasoned flour mixture and crispy fried to perfection. They are then seasoned with a spice mixture and served alongside a meal or as a snack.     Print Recipe 0 from 0 votes Tali Bhindi A delicious […]

Ladies Finger Pachadi
Bhindi, Onam, Pachadi

Ladies Finger Pachadi

A very simple and tasty dish usually served with rice items. For those who do not prefer ladies finger, this is an ideal dish for them to get started. Popularly served during festivals like Onam and during occasions like wedding, the ladies finger pachadi is very popular in South India […]

Stuffed Bhindi - Stuffed Okra - Stuffed Ladies Finger
Bhindi

Stuffed Okra

Okra (also known as Bhindi or Ladies Finger) is a nutritious vegetable. It is low in calories, has a high dietary fiber content and rich in potassium, vitamin B, C, calcium and folic acid. A simple and delicious dish, this fried stuffed bhindi has numerous regional variations with different spices […]

Vendakkai Pakoda (Bhindi Pakora)
Bhindi, Pakoda

Vendakkai Pakoda (Bhindi Pakora)

Vendakkai Pakoda (or Okra Pakora/Bhindi Pakora) is a tasty and easy to make evening teatime snack. They make a tasty snack for kids and can also be served as an appetizer to any meal. Ingredients: Vendakkai (Okra/Bhindi) – 20 to 25 Corn Flour – 1/4 cup Rice Flour – 1/4 […]

Achari Dahi Bhindi
Bhindi, Side Dish

Achari Dahi Bhindi

A simple and tangy Punjabi dish with Bhindi cooked with curd, lemon pickle and spices. Ingredients: Bhindi (Okra) – 400 gms, slit lengthwise Mustard Seeds – 2 tsp Saunf – 2 tsp Fenugreek Seeds – 1 tsp Asafoetida Powder – 1/4 tsp Turmeric Powder – 1/4 tsp Red Chilli Powder […]

vendakkai sadam
Bhindi, Rice

Chettinad Vendakkai Sadam (Bhindi Rice)

Ingredients: Bhindi (vendakkai) – 10, chopped Cooked Rice – 1 cup Tamarind Extract – 1 tblsp, thick Turmeric Powder – 1/2 tsp Red Chilli Powder – 1 tsp Dry Red Chillies – 4 Bengal Gram Dal – 1 tsp Cinnamon – 2 Cashewnuts – 10 Mustard Seeds – 1 tsp […]

vendakkai
Bhindi, Pachadi

Vendakkai Puli Pachadi

Ingredients: Vendakkai (Bhindi/Okra) – 10, washed, dried, cut into small rounds, ends discarded Tamarind Extract – 1/4 cup, thick Green Chillies – 5, slit lengthwise Asafoetida Powder – 1/4 tsp Turmeric Powder – 1/4 tsp Jaggery – 1 tsp, grated Gingelly Oil – 2 tsp Mustard Seeds – 1/2 tsp […]

bhindi curry
Bhindi, Side Dish

Sesame Bhindi Curry

Ingredients: Onion – 1, finely chopped Tomato – 1, finely chopped Bhindi – 100 gms, chopped Coconut – 1/4 cup, grated White Sesame Seeds – 2 tsp, soaked, drained and dried Red Chilli Powder – 3 tsp Mustard Seeds – little Curry Leaves – few Salt as per taste Oil […]

Dosai
Bhindi, Dosa

Vendakkai Dosai (Okra Dosai)

Ingredients: Parboiled Rice – 1 1/2 cups Dry Red Chillies – 2 Vendakkai (Okra/Bhindi) – 100 gms, chopped Oil as required Salt as per taste Coriander Leaves – few, chopped For tempering: Mustard Seeds – 1 tsp Cumin Seeds – 1 tsp Method: 1. Soak the rice for an hour. […]

Ladies Finger / Okra / Bhindi
Bhindi, Pachadi

Vendakkai Sweet Pachadi (Okra Sweet Pachadi)

Ingredients: Vendakkai (Okra/Bhindi/Lady’s Finger) – 250 gms, finely chopped Jaggery – 50 gms Tamarind Extract – 2 to 3 tblsp Turmeric Powder – a pinch Oil – 3 tsp Salt as per tste For tempering: Mustard Seeds – 1 tsp Dry Red Chillies – 2 Urad Dal – 1 tsp […]