Bob's Fried Okra Fingers.

Bob Wakeman

By
@bluecatfish1

I cameup with this with some help from lodge cook book. Had to find a way to getmy loving wife to try okra...

Rating:
★★★★★ 4 votes
Comments:
Serves:
6 Or More
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Deep Fry

Ingredients

20 small
okra pods
1 c
buttermilk
3/4 c
all purpose flour
1/4 c
cornmeal
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt and pepper
a few dashes of hot sauce.
oil for deep fryer

Step-By-Step

1I use my cast iron deep fryer for this.You can use any deep fryer. Maintain oil temp between 325 and 350.
Clean okra and remove stems. Dry okra, In a shallow bowl add the buttermilk,a few dashes of hot sauce and okra set a side for at least a 1/2 hour.
2In another dish mix,all dry ingreadents.(I add a little red pepper flakes also.Mix very well.
remove okra from buttermilk and roll in cornmeal,flour mix.
Drop into hot oil(be very carful so as not to get burnt) Fry 3-5 minutes. Turning once. Drain on papper towl...

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetables, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy