Shrimp and Okra Gumbo

Total Time
1hr 35mins
15 mins
1 hr 20 mins

This is so good! Fast and yummy yet it tastes like you spent hours over the stove cooking and and stirring. This uses my make ahead gumbo mix Okra Freezer Gumbo Starter which takes the long cooking time of gumbo down to a weeknight managable amount. Enjoy!

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  1. Place all together in a large pot EXCEPT for rice and shrimp.
  2. Bring to boil then reduce and simmer for 1 hr 10 min stirring often. Add a little water if it gets too thick.
  3. Taste and adjust seasoning to taste.
  4. Add shrimp and cook 10 minutes.
  5. Discard bay leaves serve over rice.