Vendakka  Thoran

okracoco

Ingredients
1 cup freshly grated coconut
A green chilli
A piece of ginger
1 tsp cumin seeds 
2  shallots
Few curry leaves
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250g lady's finger / Okra
2 onions (chopped)
1/2 tsp red chilli powder
1/4 tsp turmeric powder
1 tsp mustard seeds
Salt to taste
Curry leaves
Oil for frying
Method
Wash & completely dry the okra's.
Cut them into rings.(Even the knife must be dried.)
Coarsely grind first six ingredients & keep aside.
Heat oil in a pan & splutter mustard seeds.
Then add chopped onions & fry till light golden brown.
Add chopped okra's along with chilli powder, turmeric power & salt
Fry on a medium flame. 
Then add blended coconut with 2 tbsp water. 
Cover & cook on low flame for 5mn.
Garnish with curry leaves & serve with rice.
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