Okra Stew Again, with Cauliflower

Been meaning to post these since I took pics of my dinner one night earlier in May. It’s like the okra stew I presented earlier in the life of this blog, the main solid ingredients this time being chopped-up cauliflower, spinach and okra. The sauce portion, like the earlier iteration, is a lot of tomatoes, habañero pepper (the heat rock!), bell pepper, an onion, some ginger, probably some basil from my backyard, maybe a little cilantro, maybe some curry leaves. I don’t remember exactly since this is from May 5 at a time when I was taking my finals and acing them, and due to neglect, I’m only uploading the joints now. But the pictures speak for themselves. Last week I was messing with zucchini pastas with mad spinach, and tonight I’m thinking about fooling with the concoction below again. Gotta walk down to Oak Tree Rd to my Indian joints, or down to the farmer’s market in Menlo Park Terrace (this is mighty Edison/ Iselin, NJ fools!) to get me that white hard veggie since I forgot to pick some up when I went shopping yesterday. Enjoy the glamor shots below! More later. Questions welcome.

So nice, green and tasty. This is so ill.

Close up for detail.

The black hand of the Precision Afrikan about to deposit this delicious vegan mess into the mouth of the maker. The texture and crunch of cauliflower is too nice to describe. Only the most sophisticated third-world raw vegan connoisseurs can relate to this exquisite experience.

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One response to “Okra Stew Again, with Cauliflower

  1. The thought of eating raw okra scares me as it’s not particularly appetizing cooked (so slimy) and I can only imagine how it would taste cooked, in a cold soup. But I am first generation American, the vast majority of my family born in Liberia and migrated to America because of war (what else). I’m flirting around with veganism/raw veganism. Let me retract. It’s unlikely that I am going to adopt a raw vegan lifestyle, at the moment. But, I’m working on getting rid of the dairy, the processed, and all meat products except fish as well as incorporating more fresh ingredients. Complete work in progress. But I find everything you’re doing inspiring. I am also an aspiring writer. It’s nice to see a fellow Afrikan doing it big.
    Thanks

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