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this is a discussion within the Everything Else Community Forum; Guys I'm hosting a dinner next friday and I wanna have gumbo as a starter so now I want all your best recepies so I can make sure it becomes a success. Please help!...

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Old 01-22-2013, 03:50 PM   #1
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Guys I'm hosting a dinner next friday and I wanna have gumbo as a starter so now I want all your best recepies so I can make sure it becomes a success. Please help!
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Old 01-22-2013, 04:50 PM   #2
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Re: GUMBO

If you need to go quick and easy, I think this is 80% as good as most home made gumbos i've had.



Gumbo Base

About as good as most restaurant gumbos.
I like it for Chicken and Sausage gumbo, but seafood is great too.
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Old 01-22-2013, 04:55 PM   #3
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Re: GUMBO

Here's a thread with some homemade recipes. Most take several hours if you do it right.

http://blackandgold.com/saints/41053...owl-gumbo.html ("All I want is a good bowl of gumbo...)
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Old 01-22-2013, 07:26 PM   #4
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Gumbo in a box? 8-\

Crusader is in Sweeden... Possibly not a Lot of Zatarans products there .

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Old 01-22-2013, 07:33 PM   #5
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Scratch the Okra and Tomato, and use this one.

I also advise to use a few boxes of chicken broth instead of water. This comes from an excellent cookbook and I would end up taking 1/2 the night typing out this same recipe...

If you have questions feel free to ask.

Easy microwave roux. When making a microwave roux don't go the full 20 min at once, do it in 5 minute increments and keep in mind that you want to stop just before you reach your desired color as it will continue to cook a little after you take it out.

Be careful. Hot roux is oil and will burn the crap out of you.



http://southernfood.about.com/od/sau...oux-Recipe.htm

http://www.tastebook.com/recipes/518...ll_recipe=true

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Old 01-23-2013, 01:44 AM   #6
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Re: GUMBO

Originally Posted by Danno View Post
If you need to go quick and easy, I think this is 80% as good as most home made gumbos i've had.



Gumbo Base

About as good as most restaurant gumbos.
I like it for Chicken and Sausage gumbo, but seafood is great too.
There is a store in Stockholm specializing on american candy and food but they only have Zatarians Dirty Rice Mix. Good suggestion thou.
I'll look at them recepies. Thanks guys!
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Old 01-23-2013, 06:07 AM   #7
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Can you find fresh pork sausage or smoked pork sausage?



If no Muslims are attending of course.
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Can you find fresh pork sausage or smoked pork sausage?



If no Muslims are attending of course.
We have a version of andouille that I could use. Not as good as the real thing but I think it would do the job.
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We have a version of andouille that I could use. Not as good as the real thing but I think it would do the job.
Use it...
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Old 01-26-2013, 08:52 AM   #10
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Re: GUMBO

Haven't had a good bowl in years.
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