Kerala Style Pothichor Full Recipe- Kerala Meal wrapped in Banana Leaf- Vazhayila Pothichor Recipe
 
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Recipe type: Side
Cuisine: Indian
Ingredients
Okra Thoran
b]For grinding[/b]
  • Grated coconut- 1 cup
  • Cumin seeds- 1 tsp
  • Garlic- 1, large clove
  • Green chili- 1
  • Turmeric powder- ½ tsp
  • Water- ¼ to ½ cup
For Cooking
  • Coconut Oil- 1 tbsp
  • Mustard seeds- 1 tsp
  • Dried red chilies- 2
  • Onion, chopped- 1
  • Curry leaves- 1 sprig
  • Green chili, chopped- 1
  • Salt- ½ tsp + ½ tsp
  • Okra, chopped small- 10 to 15 okras
  • Water- ¼ to ½ cup
Instructions
  1. Into a blender, add all the ingredients 'for grinding' and grind to a coarse paste.
  2. Place a pan over medium heat. Add oil let turn hot.
  3. Add mustard seeds, let splutter.
  4. Add dried red chilies.
  5. Add onions, season with ½ tsp salt. Cook for 2 minutes.
  6. Add curry leaves and green chilies, saute for 2 minutes.
  7. Add okra, combine well.
  8. Cook for 2 minutes.
  9. Add ¼ to ½ cup water and cook covered till okra turns soft.
  10. Open the lid, cook uncovered and stir fry till the sliminess of okra goes away.
  11. Add the ground coconut mixture. Combine well and cook for a few minutes.
  12. Add salt to taste. Combine well.
  13. Remove the pan from the heat and keep covered.
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