Yo Mama's Crock Pot Creole

Lorraine Yeomans

By
@yoperson

My family loves this slightly spicy version of a New Orleans style creole dish. I created this as a crock pot meal for busy weekdays. I have the rice steaming as the shrimp cooks and I prepare a green salad. Add some crusty bread for a special meal that my husband and kids love!


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Serves:

8

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

6 Hr

Ingredients

2 c
chopped white onion
2 c
chopped green bell pepper
2 c
chopped celery
28 oz can(s)
petite or regular-sized diced tomatoes
1 Tbsp
worcestershire sauce
1 tsp
ground thyme
1 Tbsp
creole seasoning
13 oz
chopped smoked beef sausage or cajun style andouille sausage
24 oz
fresh or thawed frozen medium or large peeled shrimp
1 c
frozen okra (optional)
hot pepper sauce

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine first seven ingredients in crock pot and cook on low heat for 3 hours.
2
Stir in sausage. Add okra if desired. Stir well and cook for 2 1/2 more hours.
3
Add shrimp and stir well to combine. Cook an additional 30 minutes until shrimp turn pink and are cooked through.
4
Serve over steamed white rice with hot pepper sauce to taste.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Main Dishes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy