Crab 'n' Shrimp Gumbo

I found this recipe in a magazine over 30 years ago. I change it from time to time to suit our tastes.—La Vonne Vrooman, Dothan, Alabama

Directions In a large skillet, cook bacon over medium heat until crisp. Using a slotted spoon, remove to paper towels to drain, reserving 1 tablespoon drippings. In same skillet, saute onions...


Ingredients

  • 6 bacon strips, diced
  • 2 large onions, chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 cans (one 29 ounces, one 14-1/2 ounces) diced tomatoes
  • 3 cans (10-1/2 ounces each) condensed beef consomme, undiluted
  • 2 cups water
  • 4 medium leeks, cut into 1/4-inch slices
  • 1 medium carrot, diced
  • 2 pounds fresh or frozen sliced okra
  • 1-1/2 pounds uncooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 pound fresh or frozen crabmeat, flaked and cartilage removed
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup cold water
  • 3 tablespoons minced fresh parsley
  • Hot cooked rice

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