EASY BAKED OKRA


EASY BAKED OKRA


Ingredients


1 lb. fresh okra
2 tbsp. olive oil
1 tsp. paprika

salt to taste
a pinch of cayenne pepper optional

Instructions


Preheat the oven to 450 degrees.
Rinse the okra, and dry with a paper towel. Trim away the stem ends, and then cut it into 1/2 to 3/4-inch pieces. Spread the okra on a sheet pan in a single layer. Drizzle with olive oil, paprika, salt, and a pinch of cayenne pepper. Stir.

Bake the okra for about 15 minutes. The okra should be lightly browned and tender, with a nice seared aroma. Serve immediately.