Chicken- Chorizo & Okra Gumbo

AuthorChristopherCategoryDifficultyBeginner

Gumbo is an easy recipe for the beginner experienced. Add Jalapeno sliced as a topper to give your recipe some flare and extra warmth.

Yields12 Servings
Prep Time15 minsCook Time2 hrsTotal Time2 hrs 15 mins

 1 Whole Chicken (3 1/4lbs)
 2 Medium Carrots Chopped
 2 Stalks Celery Chopped
 1 Medium Onion Chopped
 10 Black Peppercorns
 1 Bay leaf
 12 cups Water
 4 tbsp Butter
 1 Small Onion Chopped Finely (Extra)
 2 Cloves Garlic Crushed
 1 Medium Red Bell Pepper chopped finely
 2 tsp Dried Oregano
 1 tsp Sweet Paprika
 ¼ tsp Each Cheyenne Pepper, and Ground Cloves
 ¼ cup All Purpose Flour
 ¼ cup Tomato Paste
 12.50 oz Canned Crushed Tomatoes
 3 oz Fresh or Frozen Okra (Halved)
 1 cup White Medium Grain Rice
 1 Cured Chorizo Sausage (Sliced Thinly)

1

Place Chicken in a large saucespan with carrots, celery, onion, peppercorns, bay leaf, and the water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer covered for 1.5hrs

2

Remove Chicken from pan, strain broth through a cheesecloth-lined sieve or colander into a large heatproof bowl. Discard solids. When chicken is cool enough to handle, remove and discardskin and bones. Shred meat coarsely.

3

Melt butter in a large saucepan over medium heat. Cook extra onion, and garlic stirring until onion softens. Add bell pepper, oregano, and spices. Cook stirring until fragrant. Add flour and paste. Cook stirring 1 minute. Gradually stir in broth and tomatoes. Bring to a boil stirring often. Add in okra and rice, simmer uncovered stirring occasionally for 15 minutes till rice is tender.

4

Heat large frying pan (greased). Cook Sausage until browned.

5

Add Sausage and chicken to the gumbo, stir over medium heat until hot.

6

Season to taste.

Ingredients

 1 Whole Chicken (3 1/4lbs)
 2 Medium Carrots Chopped
 2 Stalks Celery Chopped
 1 Medium Onion Chopped
 10 Black Peppercorns
 1 Bay leaf
 12 cups Water
 4 tbsp Butter
 1 Small Onion Chopped Finely (Extra)
 2 Cloves Garlic Crushed
 1 Medium Red Bell Pepper chopped finely
 2 tsp Dried Oregano
 1 tsp Sweet Paprika
 ¼ tsp Each Cheyenne Pepper, and Ground Cloves
 ¼ cup All Purpose Flour
 ¼ cup Tomato Paste
 12.50 oz Canned Crushed Tomatoes
 3 oz Fresh or Frozen Okra (Halved)
 1 cup White Medium Grain Rice
 1 Cured Chorizo Sausage (Sliced Thinly)

Directions

1

Place Chicken in a large saucespan with carrots, celery, onion, peppercorns, bay leaf, and the water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer covered for 1.5hrs

2

Remove Chicken from pan, strain broth through a cheesecloth-lined sieve or colander into a large heatproof bowl. Discard solids. When chicken is cool enough to handle, remove and discardskin and bones. Shred meat coarsely.

3

Melt butter in a large saucepan over medium heat. Cook extra onion, and garlic stirring until onion softens. Add bell pepper, oregano, and spices. Cook stirring until fragrant. Add flour and paste. Cook stirring 1 minute. Gradually stir in broth and tomatoes. Bring to a boil stirring often. Add in okra and rice, simmer uncovered stirring occasionally for 15 minutes till rice is tender.

4

Heat large frying pan (greased). Cook Sausage until browned.

5

Add Sausage and chicken to the gumbo, stir over medium heat until hot.

6

Season to taste.

Chicken- Chorizo & Okra Gumbo
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