Okra Soup

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Total Time:
15 minutes
Serves: 4
Nutrition facts:

240 calories, 9 grams fat

Technique: Boil Recipe
Difficulty: Easy

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Okra Soup is one the simplest vegetarian soup recipes prepared with the famous vegetable - Ladies Finger. Called 'Okra' in western countries, this amazing veggie is known for its valuable benefits - the huge amounts of dietary fiber. This soup is light on stomach and can be relished by anyone, especially those with digestive disorder. 

Sliced ladies finger along with onions, tomatoes, butter, bay leaf and capsicum are simmered in hot water till they are cooked well. The addition of natural herbs makes the soup more healthy. 

You can enjoy this delicious Okra Soup along with a few croutons of fried bread.

Take a look at more Soups-Stews Recipes. You may also want to try Okra Soup, Smoked Fish and Kale Soup, Healthy Spinach Soup, Festive Yakhni Shorba

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  • 1 kg. ladies finger
  • 3 sprigs parsley
  • 250 gms. onions
  • 750 gms. tomatoes
  • 30 gms. butter
  • 2 sprigs thyme
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 capsicum
  • 3 litres water
  • Salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Okra Soup

  • Wash ladies finger and slice them. Chop onions and tomatoes. Melt butter.
  • Add onions and fry. Add ladies fingers and toss lightly. Add tomatoes and herbs.
  • Simmer for 10 minutes. Add seasoning, hot water. Serve with croutons of fried bread.