Crab-Okra Gumbo Recipe

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Recipes.net Team May 29, 2020

This classic southern dish packs with flavor and traditional gumbo ingredients. Make sure you have enough okra and crabs to make a big pot of this dish. You’ll get authentic Southern flavors that are pungent, delicious and comforting to the senses.

How To Make Crab-Okra Gumbo

Seafood soup dish whose origins hail from the Southern American flavors. A taste of the ocean with a kick of spice that's worth every bite.

  • 1 lb okra (clean, trimmed, stemmed)
  • 2 lbs fresh crab meat (picked-over)
  • 16 cups chicken stock
  • ½ cup oil
  • ¾ cup flour
  • 1 large onion (chopped)
  • 6 garlic cloves (chopped)
  • 1 can tomatoes (crushed)
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 1 tsp thyme
  • tabasco sauce (few drops )
  • 1 piece ham (or veal stew or both)
  • 1 tbsp lard
  • green onion tops
  • 1 tsp parsley
  • 1 leek
  • dash of salt (to taste)
  • dash of pepper (to taste)
  • 4 cups white rice (long-grained, cooked)
  1. Cut the okra in small pieces.

  2. Combine all ingredients in a stock pot and heat through for 25 minutes.

  3. Serve over cooked rice.

How To Make Crab-Okra Gumbo

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Seafood soup dish whose origins hail from the Southern American flavors. A taste of the ocean with a kick of spice that's worth every bite.

Prep: 15 mins
Cook: 25 mins
Total: 40 mins
Serves:
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Ingredients

  • 1 lb okra, clean, trimmed, stemmed
  • 2 lbs fresh crab meat, picked-over
  • 16 cups chicken stock
  • ½ cup oil
  • ¾ cup flour
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 6 garlic cloves, chopped
  • 1 can tomatoes, crushed
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 1 tsp thyme
  • tabasco sauce, few drops
  • 1 piece ham , or veal stew or both
  • 1 tbsp lard
  • green onion tops
  • 1 tsp parsley
  • 1 leek
  • dash of salt, to taste
  • dash of pepper, to taste
  • 4 cups white rice, long-grained, cooked

Instructions

  1. Cut the okra in small pieces.

  2. Combine all ingredients in a stock pot and heat through for 25 minutes.

  3. Serve over cooked rice.

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