Okra Stew (Arabic Recipe) This is a traditional Arabic recipe and is called bamee. This dish is really delicious and very tasty. You can serve it with plain rice and pita bread. Another dish that we make frequently. We use beef stew meat rather than lamb.
Okra stew...Egyptian Okra Stew....A hearty Okra stew, typically served with lamb or beef, or skip the meat for a vegeterian variation. My grandma, a busy working woman, didn’t spend much time in the kitchen. Still, she was known to make two dishes really well and Bamya was one of them