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Recipe of the Week - 15th September 2014 - Sweet Potato and Runner Bean Gumbo

This is my attempt at the Louisiana Creole dish Gumbo, with a few tweaks! Traditionally okra is used to thicken and provide colour to the sauce, but I am still working through a glut of runner beans, so these went in instead! 171 more words


Dr. Boudreaux's Carencro Gumbo

So I imagine everyone and their mama would think anyone called Cajun Mama would have a gumbo recipe that starts out with a roux. Painstakingly stirred and browned to perfection just like her mama taught her. 1,650 more words

Cajun Mama

Chorizo, Chicken & Crawfish!

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Chef Troy Camacho from The Casual Gourmet at Culinary Institute of Virginia, is making Chorizo, Chicken & Crawfish Gumbo in The Hampton Roads Show kitchen. 200 more words

The Hampton Roads Show

bwg diary: On Guarding Your Chi

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Greetings friends,

This is Nzingha here. I hope this message reaches you in a moment of peace and positivity. Between writing journals this week, visiting a friend who lives in the Hudson River Valley, and attending a transformative service at First Corinthians Baptist Church (FCBC) in Harlem, NY my writing pot had begun to fill and I knew that if I didn’t want that gumbo to boil over I’d have to ladle out some bowls of gumbo suitable for everyone–vegans, vegetarians, carnivores, grass-eaters and of course those of us surviving on air alone. 703 more words


Paula Deen Inspired Stewed Okra and Tomatoes

We were challenged to bring an accompaniment to a seafood étouffée dinner that our friends were cooking one day and the only thing I can think of is something with okra.   198 more words


Wooden Spoons

Gumbo weather is on its way. Come getchu a wooden spoon, cher!



Bamia speaks for itself :-) and they are simply put, delicious!

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