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Okra Gumbo

Yield Makes 4 servings


  • 1 pound unpeeled, medium-size fresh shrimp
  • 1 pint Okra Gumbo Freezer Mix
  • 1 (32-ounce) container chicken broth
  • 1 (14 1/2-ounce) can diced tomatoes
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 3 cups hot cooked rice

How to Make It

  1. Peel shrimp, and devein, if desired. Set aside.

  2. Bring Okra Gumbo Freezer Mix and next 3 ingredients to a boil in a Dutch oven over medium heat, stirring often. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer, stirring occasionally, 1 hour and 10 minutes.

  3. Add shrimp; cook 10 minutes or just until shrimp turn pink. Discard bay leaves, and serve over rice.