thai spice


my gumbo I add seafood ,chicken,sauage and just a little okra...make it spicy!!!!!!! on a cold winter day and it will warm you up fast


★★★★★ 1 vote

10 to 12
20 Min
1 Hr


  • 6 oz
    already made roux in a jar(dark or light)
  • 4 gal
  • 1
    whole chicken cut up
  • 2 pkg
    your favorite smoke sausage
  • 4 qt
    med shrimp
  • 6
    crabs cut in half
  • 1 c
  • 1 c
    bell pepper
  • 2 bunch
    green onions
  • 2 c
  • 3 Tbsp
    cajun seasoning
  • 2
    bay leaves
  • 4 c
  • 3 Tbsp
    gumbo file

How to Make gumbo


  1. boil water add roux,onions,bell peppers,celery, sausage,chicken,bay leaves,seasoning let cook on high 40 min til chicken is well done like falling off the bone then add shrimp and crabs cook 20 more min then add file and green onions and add red pepper for spice.
  2. let set 20 min then serve over a bowl of rice .Some like to eat with a side of mustard potato salad.

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About gumbo

Course/Dish: Other Soups
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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