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Chicken & Shrimp Gumbo Recipe

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Ty and Cassandra Hubbard Newman

 

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Cassandra Hubbard Newman
Added: Saturday, May 9, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c. flour
1 c. vegetable oil
2 T. chili paste
2 c. okra
2 c. diced red bell pepper
1 c. diced onion
2 lb. chicken, cubed
2 lb. shrimp, peeled
2 c. diced tomatoes or can of Ro-Tel
2 T. creole seasoning
3 T.garlic powder
2c. chicken broth
2c. rice

Directions:
Directions:
In large pot combine vegetable oil and flour. Mix for 20-30 min. on low heat until mixture is golden brown. Do not burn. In separate skillet combine peppers, onion, and chicken. Saute with some oil until chicken is cooked and peppers are blackened. Once the flour and oil reaches the right color add chicken and pepper mixture to pot along with remainder of ingredients. Let simmer on med. heat until the shrimp are fully cooked and broth thickens. Prepare rice in separate pot. Add salt and pepper to taste. Serve over rice.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 hour
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Cassandra is the wife of Ty Newman and the daughter-in-law of Cecil and Kay (Hollenshead) Newman.

 

 

 

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