Sausages / Hors d'oeuvres

Shrimp & Sausage Gumbo

with Andouille Sausage - Pork Sausage with Spices



12 oz Andouille Sausage

​2 tbsp. unsalted butter

2 tbsp. vegetable oil

1/4 c. flour

1 small yellow onion

1 medium green bell pepper, chopped

2 celery ribs, chopped

2 cloves garlic, minced

1 bay leaf

1 15-oz. can fire-roasted diced tomatoes

1 32-oz. box chicken broth

1 lb. shrimp, peeled and deveined

3 green onions, chopped


​In a large, deep skillet over medium-low heat, melt butter, then add oil and flour. Cook, stirring constantly, until dark caramel colored, about 10 minutes.

Add onions, peppers, and celery, and stir until softened, about 5 minutes more. Stir in garlic and sausage, then season with Cajun

seasoning, salt, and pepper. Stir in bay leaf, diced tomatoes, and chicken broth and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer until thickened, stirring occasionally, about 1 hour.

In the last 10 minutes of cooking, add shrimp. Once shrimp is pink and cooked through, taste and adjust seasonings. Stir in green onions, reserving some for garnish.

Serve spooned on top of cooked white rice.

Credit: Delish