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The easy way to prepare okra casserole

The easy way to prepare okra casserole

Okra is a type of seasonal vegetable that is very popular in the summer, and it is long pods covered with fine fluff, these pods are very rich in nutrients, they contain a sticky substance, they give okra a special flavor, and the uses of okra in the kitchen have varied Al-Arabi, in addition to being a main meal in the summer, it is cooked in the form of an appetizer, and in this article, we will present ways to store and cook it. Storing and drying okra is stored and dried because it is nutritious and has many benefits for the body, and because it is delicious, and because it is not available in the markets throughout the year, it is seasonal, it is available in the summer in large amounts, and it is not available in the winter

How to store okra. Okra is bought in medium or small size, and it is preferable to stay away from large and hard. We wash the kernels well, then begin by clustering them, taking care not to show the seeds. Put the okra in boiling water, with a little salt, on the stove, for five minutes. Halve the okra from boiling water, then put it under cold water; To preserve its color. We pack okra in plastic bags, and empty the bags of air before tying it, then tie it, and put it in the freezer. Note: It is possible to store okra by frying, as we do all the previous steps, replacing the boiling step with frying with a little oil

Okra drying process We make the first and second steps of the storage process that we mentioned earlier. Put okra in a colander, then put it over a boiling pot. To be exposed to water vapor, for ten minutes. We leave the okra to cool. We tie okra into a strong thread one after the other. We hang okra in a dry, sunny place. After the okra dries, we untangle it from the thread, put it in bottles, and use it when needed. Ways of cooking okra Egyptian okra Ingredients: Half a kilogram of okra (preferably of medium size). A cup of vegetable oil. Half a kilogram of veal. A quarter cup of tomato paste. A cube of chicken broth. Three cloves of garlic. Half a teaspoon of dried basil, or a quarter cup of basil leaves. salt. Spices to taste

The easy way to prepare okra casserole

Preparation: Wash the okra seeds well, then remove the funnel, making sure that the seeds do not appear. Cut the veal into medium-sized cubes, then boil it with a little salt and spices. Knead the garlic cloves, and finely chop the basil leaves. We prepare a saucepan, put vegetable oil in it, then put it on medium heat. Put the okra in an oil pan, turn it over and fry it until it becomes tender. Put the okra in the meat saucepan. Then add tomato paste, chicken broth, salt, and spices (to taste). We prepare a medium-sized frying pan, put a little vegetable oil in it, and add each of the crushed garlic with chopped basil. Add garlic and basil to the okra and the meat, then leave the ingredients on low heat. To homogenize. Serve the soup with a plate of white rice

Saudi Okra Ingredients: 1 kg of okra, small size. 1 kilogram of shredded veal. A large onion, sliced thin. Two cups of meat broth. Three cups of boiling water. Two tablespoons of tomato paste. A cup of vegetable oil. A century of green pepper. Three cloves of garlic. A small spoon of salt. A teaspoon of mixed spices. A teaspoon of sugar. Fine saffron. Toasted brown bread

How to prepare: Bring a saucepan, put it on medium heat, then put a little oil in it. Add to the saucepan chopped onions, garlic, pepper, a little salt and spices, and saute until browned. Add the meat to the onion and garlic, then stir well together. Wash the okra and remove the funnel, then turn it over with oil in a large frying pan, pour the meat broth over it, then put a spoonful of sugar. In another pot we add boiling water, with a little saffron and salt, then add tomato paste, and leave it to set on the fire, for seven minutes. Put the meat and okra on it, then leave it on low heat until the meat is tender. Place the toasted brown bread at the bottom of the serving dish, then pour the okra and meat, and decorate the plate with a little green coriander

Okra in Lebanese Oil Ingredients: Half a kilogram of okra, medium size. half cup of olive oil. Onion, medium size. Four tomatoes, medium size. 2 cloves of garlic. A teaspoon of spices. Pinch of salt. Preparation: Wash the okra well, then remove its funnel, taking into account that the seeds do not appear. We prepare a wide frying pan and put the olive oil in it, then put the okra in it, and saute it over medium heat. Remove the okra from the pan after it almost turns brown, and the oil remains on the fire. Chop the onion into small cubes, add it to the oil, and return the okra to the oil. Peel the tomatoes then cut them into medium cubes, and put them in the pan. Put garlic after crushing it, add salt and spices to the pan, then leave the mixture on low heat until it is cooked. Okra and Lentils Ingredients: Half a kilogram of okra. A cup of red lentils. One large onion, cut into small cubes. Two cloves of garlic, finely chopped. A handful of coriander leaves, finely chopped. Half a liter of meat broth. A tablespoon of vegetable oil. Pinch of salt. A teaspoon of spices. Preparation: Put the lentils in a saucepan, then boil them with meat broth and water, over medium heat. Cut the okra into rings after washing it, and add it to the lentils so that it can climb with it. Add salt and spices to the lentils and okra, and stir together. Bring a small frying pan and put the chopped onions, garlic, and a little salt, and saute them in the oil. Add the onion and garlic to the lentils and okra, and leave the mixture on low heat, and serve hot


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