Shrimp Gumbo

A dark roux begins this recipe for thick shrimp gumbo featuring okra, onions, bell pepper and diced tomatoes. Serve this stew over long-grain white rice.

In a large skillet over high heat, add 2 tablespoons oil and flour to the pan, and whisk together quickly. Continue cooking and stirring until a dark roux forms. Stir in shrimp. Cook and stir...


Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 2 pounds medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 3 cups chopped okra
  • 2 onions, chopped
  • 1 (14.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes
  • 2 quarts water
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 red bell pepper, chopped
  • ground black pepper to taste

Recipe reviews


Start the discussion...


Still not reviewed, be first


Related recipes like Shrimp Gumbo

Fantail Shrimp Recipe

Foodnetwork.com
Get Fantail Shrimp Recipe from Food Network...

Rinse, dry, shell, and devein the shrimp if necessary, but leave the tails on. Split the shrimp along the inner curve, but do not cut all the way through. Spread ...

  • 45 Min
  • 4 Yield

Gumbo Z'herbes Recipe

Foodnetwork.com
Get Gumbo Z'herbes Recipe from Food Network...

Season with salt and pepper and add file, to taste, just before serving in large bowls over hot white rice. (Do not allow gumbo to boil after adding the file.) ...

  • 45 Min
  • 4 Yield

Grilled Shrimp and Greek Bread Cheese Recipe

Foodnetwork.com
Get Grilled Shrimp and Greek Bread Cheese Recipe from Food Network...

Get Grilled Shrimp and Greek Bread Cheese Recipe from Food Network. ... While the shrimp are on the grill, in a medium bowl toss together the tomatoes, ... Serve the bread cheese while still warm with the vegetable salad, grilled shrimp, ...

  • 45 Min
  • 4 Yield