Bhindi Masala Recipe

Preparing a delicious tangy (and spicy) Bhindi Masala in super quick time - ideal for a quick meal with Chapathi/Roti


The Ingredients are meant to create a portion serving 2, scale as needed.

Ingredients Quantity


Bhindi (Okra)
About 12 medium sized ones
Onion 1 medium (medium slices, thinner the better)
Tomato 1 cut into small diced cubes
Salt, Red Chilli Powder, Rasam powder, Garam Masala Powder To taste
Turmeric Powder half a teaspoon
Cooking Oil 2 teaspoons
Tamarind Small pieces soaked in water (this adds the tanginess)



1. In a Wok/Pot, fry onions with oil till golden brown & add in the Bhindi.

2. Fry until the Bhindi is crispy and then add in the Tomatoes.

3. Sprinkle in salt, Red Chilli powder & Garam masala and keep mixing till the spices are even.

4. Add in the tamarind water & add some rasam powder (this is the key to get in some tangy flavour ).

5. Let everything simmer on low flame till the Bhindi is cooked (should be about 5-7 mins).

Eat with Roti/Chapathi & thank us in the comments!

The Look of the Dish!

If all goes well, your dish would like either like below or maybe better

bhindi masala



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