Vendaikai Fry

This recipe can be also prepared in “Air Fryer” with just a teaspoon of oil. Check here for the Recipe.

Also try these vendaikai (Ladies Finger/Okra) recipes:

Vendaikai Fry

Recipe by S KamalaCourse: PoriyalCuisine: IndianDifficulty: Easy


Prep time


Cooking time



A lunch recipe made with vendaikai (Okra/Ladies finger)


  • Vendaikai – 10 or 15

  • Besan flour – 2 tablespoon

  • Rice flour – 1 teaspoon

  • Chilli powder – ½ teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder – a pinch

  • Jeera Powder – ½ teasppon

  • Salt – ½ teaspoon

  • Oil – for deep frying


  • Cut the okra into two pieces. Cut each piece lengthwise into four. Cut all the okra like this.
  • Add all these pieces into a broad bowl.
  • Sprinkle besan, rice flour, chilli powder, turmeric, jeera powder and salt. Gently mix it. No need to add any water. The stickiness in the okra will bind the flours.
  • Heat oil in a tawa. Take out a handful of okra and drop it in the oil loosely.
  • Gently separate it in the oil. Fry till it become golden brown.


  1. kai kamala

    i am really a food lover i saw all your recipes it look so good i really loved it .thank you very much for such a lovely recipes

  2. Thank you Shree.

  3. Sonali Nayak

    This recipe looks damn good, yummmmyy…… will try this tonight…..

  4. Sonali Nayak

    This one really look damn good, Yummy…… I was looking for a good Okra Fry recipe, Looks like this one is the one, Am gonna try this one tonight………

  5. Hi Sonali Nayak,

    Thank you for visiting my blog. Pl try this recipe and let me know your feedback.

  6. Sonali Nayak

    Hi Kamala..
    I did try this recipe.. It was damn good, My husband really loved it..
    Thanks.. I also tried oats upma.. I loved it..
    Am going to try out more from your site now..
    Keep the Good Work Going…..

  7. Sonali Nayak

    Hi Kamala..
    I tried this one out, It was damn good, My husband really loved it.. I also tried out Oats Upma.. I loved it..
    Will try out more from ur site now.. Keep The Good Work Going…

  8. Hi Sonali Nayak,

    Thank you for your feed back.

  9. jemima jeya prakash

    My husband loves ladies finger..all your recipes seems good…I’ll try each one and make my husband eat…

  10. mam divya here from madipakkam. i want to try out different dishes. i am very much interested in cooking. my son loves fried rice very much and potato dishes. can you tell me some dishes innovatively. i also like to learn easy snacks mam. please do help me

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *