Easy Guide to Prepare Appetizing Seafood Gumbo

Seafood Gumbo.

Seafood Gumbo This Yummy Seafood Gumbo using 27 easy ingredients and 4 simple steps. Here is how you achieve yummy food.

Ingredients of Seafood Gumbo

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

Seafood Gumbo instructions

  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..