1. Prepare rice according to package directions. Fluff with fork & set aside.

2. In a large, deep skillet, heat 2 Tbsp oil over medium-high. Add okra & pepper. Cook 4-5 minutes or until lightly browned. Add tomatoes & cook 2-3 minutes. Transfer to large bowl.

3. Add remaining oil, garlic, shrimp & red pepper flakes to skillet. Cook 2-3 minutes or until shrimp is fully cooked. Stir in okra mixture & cook 1-2 minutes or until warm.

4. Serve over rice & top with parsley.


Okra is harvested during the months of July thru September. During other months, okra can be bought in the frozen section of your local grocery store.

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Nutrition Facts

8 servings per recipe
Serving size (178g)
Amount per serving
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7g 9%
    Saturated Fat 1g 5%
    Trans Fat 0g  
Cholesterol 70mg 23%
Sodium 330mg
Total Carbohydrate 26g 9%
    Dietary Fiber 3g 11%
    Total Sugars 1g  
    Includes 0g Added Sugars 0%
Protein 11g  
Vitamin D 0mcg 0%
Calcium 64mg 4%
Iron 1mg 6%
Potassium 334mg 8%
* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
Includes 0g Added Sugars

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