Tag: Vendaikai (Okra)

Okra theeyal
Kuzhambu

Okra (Vendaikai) Theeyal

“Theeyal” is a typical Kerala dish. It is similar to Tamil Nadu “Kuzhambu”, but the difference is, in Theeyal all the spices along with coconut are fried to a brown colour, grind it to a fine paste and added to the Kuzhambu. It can be prepared with different vegetables and […]

Okra stir fry
Poriyal

Okra (Vendaikai) Stir Fry

Wash and wipe the okra. Cut it into 2 inch pieces slightly crosswise. Chop onion and tomato lengthwise. In a tawa put one or two teaspoon of oil and add okra pieces. Keep the flame in medium and fry till light brown spots appear on the okra. Remove and keep […]