By Kate Yeager

1) Okra Cornmeal Cakes

Two southern traditions in one savory snack. Consider topping with a poached egg for a zesty start to the day.

2) Pinkabet

This recipe calls for the three p's: prawns, pork, and perfectly cooked okra!

3) Mini Okra Frittata Cups

This is a great way to start the day - plus they can be eaten cold on the run!

4) Okra Parmigiana

This southern version of eggplant parmesan will get you into okra like never before—vegetarian and delicious.

5) Stir-fry Okra With Eggs

A great dish to make when okra is on sale - add chicken or pork to make this veggie main meaty.

6) Texas Okra Gumbo

Photo by JW

This gumbo uses chicken, bacon, and okra to create a zesty comfort food.

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