Easy Turkey Gumbo

Ingredients

  1. 1 large onion
  2. 4 stalks celery, chopped
  3. 1 green pepper
  4. 1 package of frozen okra, thawed and chopped
  5. 2 cloves garlic, minced
  6. 1/4 cup olive oil
  7. 3 TBSP flour
  8. 2 Cups diced turkey or rotisserie chicken
  9. 1 Cup raw shrimp (optional)
  10. 1 cup diced cooked spicy sausage (optional)
  11. 1 (28 ounce)cans diced tomatoes
  12. 6 cups chicken broth
  13. 3 bay leaves
  14. 1 TBSP cajun seasoning
  15. cook rice

Method

  1. In large deep skillet, heat olive oil
  2. Add onion, celery, peppers, okra (if desired) and saute for 2 minutes
  3. Add garlic and saute another 2 minutes
  4. Add flour to vegetable-oil mixture and stir.
  5. Continue stirring until flour turns brown.
  6. Add chicken, tomatoes, broth, bay leaves and seasoning.
  7. Shrimp or sausage can be added now if desired.
  8. Simmer 20 minutes.
  9. Serve over cooked rice

    Serves 8-10