Recipe Okra Season Is Upon Us

Discussion in 'Recipes' started by TXKajun, Jun 22, 2016.


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  1. TXKajun

    TXKajun Monkey+++

    Ingredients:
    • Okra
    • Onions
    • Salt
    • Pepper
    • Granulated Garlic


    Instructions: Wash okra good, making sure you only have young tender pods, then slice 1/4' thick or less. Peel onions and dice medium. Heat oven to 375. Place okra and onions on a greased sheet pan leaving enough room to stir and mix up, ratio of 2:1 or 1: 1 okra:eek:nions, depending on how much you like onions. Sprinkle with salt, pepper and granulated garlic. Put in oven for 10 minutes, stir/flip/mix up good and return to oven for 10 minutes. Check and cook to desired doneness. Take sheet pan out, let cool. Divide up the okra/onions and freeze (I divide into 12 oz packages). Use in gumbo, stew, as a side dish, etc.


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  2. Oltymer

    Oltymer Monkey+

    Southern fried -
    Slice sections 1/4 - 1/2" thick
    bread with mix of cornmeal, flour, salt & pepper
    Fry in hot oil until golden brown, iron skillet is always best for frying
    drain, dry on paper towel, serve hot
    Be careful, your tongue may slap out your brains trying to get more of this!
     
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  3. tacmotusn

    tacmotusn Mosquito Sailor

    Pickled Okra with a hot kick is awesome, but my source won't share his recipe. Occasionally I manage to pry a jar out of his bony fingers or steal, or barter for a jar. Good snack food for game day.
     
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  4. TXKajun

    TXKajun Monkey+++

    tacmo, looks like you need to have a class to polish up your grovelling! Properly done grovelling can't be resisted. Do NOT ask me how I know this! LOLOL
     
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  5. Ganado

    Ganado Monkey+++

    Okra!!! fried yum!

    @TXKajun does fixing okra like that and then adding to gumbo keep it from getting slimy?
     
  6. TXKajun

    TXKajun Monkey+++

    Ganado, I clean my knife and cutting board when they show signs of getting sticky plus I stir the sheet pans with a plastic coated spatula. This keeps it from sliming up.
     
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