Gluten Free Extra-Crispy Fried Okra
photo by recipe author


Servings: 5
Preparation Time: 20 minutes

Preheat oil in a large cast iron skillet over medium heat.

Place sliced okra in a mixing bowl and stir in cornstarch until each piece is coated liberally. Add beaten egg and mix until each piece is covered.

Place cornmeal, salt, and pepper in a gallon bag and add okra. Shake vigorously. Gently remove coated okra from bag using a slotted instrument or your hand.

Fry, 1/2 cup to 3/4 cup at a time, until okra is golden brown.

Serve piping hot with your favorite condiments for a garden fresh side at your next summer cookout!

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