Recipe courtesy of Steven Raichlen
Print
Barbecued Okra
Total:
28 min
Prep:
20 min
Cook:
8 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
28 min
Prep:
20 min
Cook:
8 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon sweet paprika
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground coriander
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon celery seed
  • 1 pound fresh okra
  • 1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted, or olive oil

Directions

Preheat the grill to high.

Place the salt, paprika, sugar, coriander, black pepper, cayenne, and celery seed in a small bowl and stir to mix.

Rinse the okra under cold running water and blot dry with paper towels. Trim the tips off the stem ends of the okra but do not cut into the pods. Place the okra in a large mixing bowl, add the butter and toss to coat. Add the rub mixture and toss to coat.

When ready to cook, arrange the okra on the hot grate so that they are perpendicular to the bars or you may wish to skewer 4 or 5 pods side by side with bamboo skewers that have been soaked in water to keep any stray okra from falling through the grates and into the fire. Grill the okra until nicely browned, about 2 to 4 minutes per side, turning with tongs as needed. Transfer the grilled okra to a platter or plates and serve immediately.

A viewer or guest of the show, who may not be a professional cook, provided this recipe. It has not been tested for home use.

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Get the recipe

Stuffed Hens With Fig Glaze 05:34

Tyler's fig-glazed hens with cornbread stuffing are holiday crowd-pleasers.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Pickled Okra

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Fried Okra

Recipe courtesy of Emeril Lagasse

Fried Okra

Recipe courtesy of Jazz Smollett

Spiced Okra

Recipe courtesy of Bal Arneson

Skillet Okra

Recipe courtesy of Sam Beall

Fried Okra

Recipe courtesy of Sunny Anderson

Okra Chili

Recipe courtesy of Roger Mooking

On TV

Food's Greatest Hits

7:30am | 6:30c

Food's Greatest Hits

8:30am | 7:30c

Unwrapped 2.0

9:30am | 8:30c

Unwrapped 2.0

10am | 9c

Unwrapped 2.0

10:30am | 9:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

11:30am | 10:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

12:30pm | 11:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

1:30pm | 12:30c

Good Eats

2pm | 1c

Good Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Big Bad BBQ Brawl

3:30pm | 2:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

4:30pm | 3:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

5:30pm | 4:30c

Unwrapped

6pm | 5c

Duff Till Dawn

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Crazy Cookie Builds

8pm | 7c

Crazy Cookie Builds

8:30pm | 7:30c

Unwrapped

9pm | 8c

Cheap Eats

10pm | 9c

Cheap Eats

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Crazy Cookie Builds

12:30am | 11:30c

Unwrapped

1am | 12c

Cheap Eats

2am | 1c

Cheap Eats

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here