How to make Bhindi ki Sabzi -

A simple ladyfinger dish – ideal for the daily meal.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Ladyfingers (bhindi), Onions (प्याज़ )

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Bhindi ki Sabzi

Bhindi ki Sabzi Recipe Card


Hindi: bhindi
Also called as okra and gumbo in the rest of the world, ladyfingers are had best when cooked fresh. Stuff with a tangy masala, deep-fry to crisp with peanuts, serve in raita or batter fry as pakoras, this finger is definitely an all-rounder!  It even takes the sour of lemon or dry mango powder very well. When buying, look for young pods free of bruises, tender but not soft, and no more than four inches long.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Bhindi ki Sabzi Recipe

  • Ladyfingers (bhindi) washed 500 grams

  • Onions finely chopped 2 medium

  • Green chillies 2

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Coriander powder 1 tablespoon

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Dry mango powder (amchur) 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste


Step 1

Pat dry the ladyfingers. Discard the heads and chop the ladyfingers.

Step 2

Heat oil in a non-stick pan, Add cumin seeds and let them change colour.

Step 3

Chop green chillies and add along with turmeric powder. Saute for 1 minute.

Step 4

Add onions and saute till translucent. Add ladyfingers, salt, coriander powder and dry mango powder. Mix well and cook on low heat till ladyfingers are tender.

Step 5

Serve hot.

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