Shrimp and Sausage Gumbo

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 149.9
  • Total Fat: 6.9 g
  • Cholesterol: 79.3 mg
  • Sodium: 627.0 mg
  • Total Carbs: 8.4 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.9 g
  • Protein: 14.3 g

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Surprisingly low in calories and full of flavor! Surprisingly low in calories and full of flavor!
Number of Servings: 6


    Shrimp, medium: 1/2 pound or 8 oz. peeled and deveined
    Okra: 1/2 cup sliced
    Stewed tomatoes: 1 can
    Onion, raw: 1 cup chopped
    Celery, raw: 1/2 cup sliced
    Green Bell Pepper, raw: 1/2 cup chopped
    99% Fat Free Swanson Chicken Broth: 3 cups
    Flour: 1 Tbsp.
    Butter: 1 Tbsp.


1. Chop or slice all the vegetables, slice the sasauge and peel the shrimp
2. Brown the sasauge and set aside
3. Prepare the roux by slowly combining the butter and flour into a pan, stirring constantly until it's a nice golden brown (about 10 minutes)
4. When the roux is ready, add the celery, onion, and peppers and cook for between 10 and 15 mintues
5. Once the vegetables have softened, add the chicken broth a little at a time
6. Add the tomatoes, okra, sasauge and salt and pepper to taste
7. Bring to a boil, then lower heat and simmer uncovered for 1 1/2 hours, skimming off any fat that rises to the surface and stirring occasionally
8. In the last 7 minutes, add the shrimp and cook until no longer pink
9. Serve over rice and enjoy!

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user MRSFOOTE2B.

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  • Very Good
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    This gumbo was delicious! I added Cajun Seasoning, didn't use celery, used a red pepper instead of green and used only 2 cups of chicken broth-Also added crab meat. I don't see sausage listed in the ingredients although it says it in the directions-I used Andouille. Will definitely make again! Thx! - 9/24/10

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  • Incredible!
    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
    This sounds yummy!! - 2/24/09

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  • This was delicious. I substituted the sausage for turkey sausage. It was easy to make too. - 3/6/11

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  • I'm making it for Mardi Gras! Sound delicious. - 3/3/11

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