Breaded Okra with Cajun Sauce

I love breaded okra and here is a recipe you can enjoy without feeling guilty. I use whole, frozen okra and they turn out great. Pair it with the Cajun Sauce and you have delightful side dish to served with grilled chicken or Jalapeno sausage. This is a THM S dish.Breaded Fried Okra

Breaded Okra

  • 1 pound whole frozen okra
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tablespoon Almond Milk
  • 2 tablespoons Masa Cornmeal
  • 1/4 cup THM Baking Blend
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • coconut oil for frying

Cajun Sauce

Thaw frozen okra slightly. Beat egg and almond milk together. In a separate container; mix cornmeal, baking blend, salt, and pepper together. Dip okra pods in egg wash and then into baking blend mixture. Heat 1 inch oil in a skillet until 350 degrees F.  Fry breaded okra, a few pieces at a time, until golden brown. Drain on paper towels. Season with additional salt if needed. Mix sauce ingredients together. Serve with fried okra. Serves 4.

*add the larger amount of seasoning for a spicier sauce.

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Breaded Okra with Cajun Sauce

Author Glenda Groff

Ingredients

  • 1 pound whole frozen okra
  • 1 tablespoon almond milk
  • 2 tablespoons Masa Corn Flour
  • 1/4 cup THM Baking Blend
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon black pepper
  • coconut oil for frying

Cajun Sauce

  • 1 cup Duke Mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons prepared horseradish
  • 1 tablespoon sugar-free ketchup
  • 1/4-1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1/2-1 teaspoon Cajun Seasoning

Instructions

  1. Thaw frozen okra slightly. Beat egg and almond milk together. In a separate container; mix cornmeal, baking blend, salt, and pepper together. Dip okra pods in egg wash and then into baking blend mixture. Heat 1 inch oil in a skillet until 350 degrees F.  Fry breaded okra, a few pieces at a time, until golden brown. Drain on paper towels. Season with additional salt if needed. Mix sauce ingredients together. Serve with fried okra. Serves 4.

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