Okra & Corn Saute
My family loves the fresh-from-the-garden taste of this dish. The combination of the peppered bacon and the Italian seasoning adds just the right amount of zesty flavor.—Karin Christian, Plano, Texas
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 25 min.
Makes12 servings (2/3 cup each)
- 8 cups fresh or frozen okra, thawed
- 6 thick-sliced peppered bacon strips, chopped
- 2 cups fresh whole kernel corn
- 4 teaspoons Italian seasoning
- Cut okra lengthwise; set aside. In a large skillet, cook bacon over medium heat until crisp.
- Stir in the corn, Italian seasoning and reserved okra; saute until okra is tender and corn is lightly browned.
Nutrition Facts2/3 cup: 161 calories, 12g fat (4g saturated fat), 13mg cholesterol, 149mg sodium, 12g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 3g fiber), 5g protein.
Originally published as Farm Fresh Okra & Corn Saute in Holiday & Celebrations Cookbook 2010