Recipe Summary

20 (1 1/2-cup) servings.


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Place broiler-fryer in a Dutch oven; cover with water. Bring to a boil; cover, reduce heat, and simmer 1 hour. Remove chicken, reserving 9 cups broth. Bone and chop chicken.

  • Combine flour and oil in a Dutch oven; cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture is chocolate colored (about 30 minutes).

  • Add 2 cups onion and next 4 ingredients; saute 5 minutes or until tender. Add salt and next 6 ingredients; saute 2 minutes. Add reserved 9 cups broth, chicken, okra, tomato paste, and sausage. Bring to a boil; cover, reduce heat, and simmer 1 1/2 hours, stirring occasionally. Discard bay leaves.

  • Peel and devein shrimp. Add shrimp and oysters to broth mixture; simmer an additional 10 minutes or until shrimp turn pink and edges of oysters begin to curl. Serve over rice.


Light and Luscious

Nutrition Facts

452 calories; calories from fat 43%; fat 21.8g; saturated fat 5.4g; protein 23.8g; carbohydrates 38.5g; cholesterol 82mg; sodium 908mg.