Accompaniments, Indian, Okra

Lady’s Finger/ Okra fry

This dish I had for the first time in my friends place at a birthday party. When I asked her for the recipe, she readily shared with me. Thanks for her.

Coming to the recipe, this is a crispy fry you can have along with any variety rice.





Lady’s Finger/ Okra – 1 cup thinly sliced

Gram flour – 1/4 cup

Rice flour – 1 tbsn

Turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp

Red chilli powder – 2 tsp

Curd – 2 tbsn

Asafoetida – a generous pinch

Salt – as required

Oil – for deep fry


  • Mix all the ingredients except oil.
  • Deep fry in batches till golden brown.
  • Serve warm with any variety rice.



Okra fry



  1. After mixing all the ingredients, immediately fry. If ย kept aside the fry will not be crispy.
  2. When you drop Okra, the oil must be really hot. After that keep it in medium flame.
  3. You can replace curd by squeezing 1/2 lemon.


  1. Surya

    Looks tasty… Will try soon

  2. I love fried okra, so I’m sure I’d love this!
    Thanks so much for the follow!

    1. My pleasure? … Do try and let me know?

      1. Well, since I don’t really cook….

        1. Oh..ok. But I suggest you try?

  3. Thank you for the recipe, I’ll surely try this out.

    1. Do try and let me know?… glad you like it?

  4. OMG this looks so good…I LOVE okra! We only get it fresh like 1 month in the summer, but I’m saving this recipe ๐Ÿ™‚

    1. Oh.. thank you so much?

  5. Very creative idea. I am going to cook that.

  6. I just made the okra and I loved it. I served it with yogurt sauce .

    1. Thank you for trying.. glad you loved it..?

  7. I had prepared this recipe and was good. Thank you

    1. Thank you for trying.. glad you like it?

  8. I have posted this recipe in my Facebook page:

    1. Oh thank you so much… you can send me the pictures…so I can publish it in my fb page…

      1. I did not click the photograph, may be next time , my child enjoyed munching those fries.

        1. Oh that’s so sweet?… If you try again don’t forget to click??

  9. Amazing snack! Sounds so deliciou’s.

  10. Priya @asmallbite
    Looks so crispy and tempting…

  11. Looks crispy and delicious.. love that cute hand

    1. Thank you dear ๐Ÿ˜Š..that was actually a photo bomb๐Ÿ˜„..but came out good ๐Ÿ˜Š

      1. Yup dear.. s/he must be too cute

        1. Its my son ๐Ÿ˜Š ..Thank you dear ๐Ÿ˜Š

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