Seafood Gumbo
Seafood Gumbo

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Seafood gumbo, packed with shrimp, oysters, red snapper, and, especially Louisiana blue crab, is a classic South Louisiana dish. Ben Thibodeaux, chef de cuisine of Dickie Brennan's Tableau in Le Petit. A recipe for seafood gumbo that contains oysters, crab, and shrimp in a spicy thick broth made with spices, aromatic vegetables, and a dark roux.

To get started with this particular recipe, we must first prepare a few ingredients. You can cook seafood gumbo using 27 ingredients and 4 steps. Here is how you cook it.

The ingredients needed to make Seafood Gumbo:
  1. Prepare Roux ingredients
  2. Take 3/4 cup bacon drippings
  3. Take 1 cup flour
  4. Make ready Vegetable mix
  5. Take 1 cup chopped celery
  6. Make ready 1 large green bell pepper
  7. Prepare 2 cloves garlic
  8. Make ready 1 pound andouille sausage
  9. Prepare 1 yellow onion
  10. Get Gumbo base
  11. Take 3 quarts water
  12. Prepare 6 cubes beef bouillon
  13. Take 1 tablespoon sugar
  14. Take to taste Salt
  15. Make ready 2 tablespoons hot pepper sauce (Louisiana hot sauce)
  16. Get 1/2 teaspoon Cajon Seasoning
  17. Make ready 4 bay leaves
  18. Prepare 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme leaves
  19. Take 14.5 ounce can stewed tomatoes
  20. Take 6 ounce can tomato sauce
  21. Get 2 teaspoons gumbo file powder
  22. Get Seafood mix
  23. Take 2 tablespoons distilled white vinegar
  24. Take 1 pound lump crabmeat
  25. Prepare 3 pounds uncooked medium shrimp (peeled and deveined)
  26. Get 2 tablespoons Worcester shire sauce
  27. Get 2 teaspoons gumbo file powder

The crab boil is the key ingredient - do not omit it. Store gumbo in the refrigerator for up to three days and then reheat gently before serving. Plus, this Seafood Gumbo recipe is ready in under an hour!! This recipe was originally published in I fell in love with seafood gumbo many, many years ago.

Steps to make Seafood Gumbo:
  1. Make roux mix by whisking flour and bacon drippings constantly in sauce pan over medium-low heat until rich mahogany color. Remove from heat until it stops cooking. Usually 8-15 minutes.
  2. Place celery, onion, green bell pepper, and garlic in food processor on pulse until finely chopped. Mix vegetables and sausage into roux mix and place back over medium-low heat until vegetables are tender. Usually 10-15 minutes.
  3. Bring water and beef bouillon to boil in large pot (8 quarts or larger). Whisk the roux mix into boiling water once the cubes disolve. Reduce to simmer then mix in the rest of the base: sugar, salt, hot sauce, Cajon seasoning, bay leaves, thyme, stewed tomatoes and tomato sauce. Simmer for 1 hour and add the file gumbo powder at the 45 minute mark.
  4. Mix in shrimp, crab meat, Worsteshire and white vinegar into gumbo and simmer for another 45 minutes. Mix in file gumbo powder before serving.

With it's dark flavorful roux, fresh seafood. Seafood Gumbo - New Orleans Roux based Seafood Gumbo with Dungeness Crab, Shrimp and Smoked SausageCHILAU SEAFOOD & PEPPER SAUCE. Usually eating a seafood gumbo will leave you feeling quite heavy and groggy afterwards. How to make Instant Pot Seafood Gumbo.

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