Alton Brown's Shrimp Gumbo

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Alton Brown's Shrimp Gumbo
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Ingredients

  • 4 fluidounces vegetable oil
  • 4 ounces all-purpose flour (or about 1 cup less 4 teaspoons, if measuring by volume)
  • 1 1/2 pounds shrimp (raw, whole, head-on, medium-sized, 31-50 count)
  • 2 quarts water
  • 1 cup diced onions
  • 1/2 cup diced celery
  • 1/2 cup green pepper (diced)
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 1/2 cup tomatoes (peeled, seeded, and chopped, fresh or canned)
  • 1 tablespoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper (finely)
  • 1 teaspoon fresh thyme (chopped)
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 1/2 pound andouille sausage
  • 1/4 inch oil
  • 1 tablespoon file powder
  • rice (for serving)
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NutritionView more

500Calories
Sodium68%DV1630mg
Fat48%DV31g
Protein61%DV31g
Carbs8%DV23g
Fiber8%DV2g

PER SERVING *

Calories500Calories from Fat280
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat31g48%
Saturated Fat4.5g23%
Trans Fat0.5g
Cholesterol200mg67%
Sodium1630mg68%
Potassium460mg13%
Protein31g61%
Calories from Fat280
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate23g8%
Dietary Fiber2g8%
Sugars2g4%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.