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Zatarains Gumbo Base - 1 Lb.
Zatarains Gumbo Base - 1 Lb.

Zatarains 9547 Zatarains Gumbo Base - 1 Lb.
Price $48.24 / Case of 6
Manufacturer: Zatarains Inc
Size: 1 Lb.
Case Quantity: 6 Per Case
MPN: 9547
Other Info: 730 day shelf life

Stock Status :IN STOCK

Shipping Estimate: Ready to ship in 4-6 Business Days + Transit Time
Product Code: DE443102


Zatarains Gumbo Base - 1 Lb.

Though Louisiana doesn’t yet have a patron saint of gumbo, it could happen someday.
The spicy, dark brown stew is so revered here that consuming less than one bowl a week is considered sacrilege.
This legendary dish is made with all sorts of meat, seafood, and fowl. Chicken and sausage gumbo and seafood gumbo are two popular choices, and other favorites include shrimp and okra, duck, chicken and oyster, and crab.
Okra, roux, or filé is used to thicken gumbo.
The dish gets its very name from the African word for the okra vegetable, gombo.
Roux is a mixture of flour and oil (usually close to equal amounts) that has been cooked to the color of peanut butter or darker.
File is a powder made from dried sassafras leaves; it’s added to the pot after the gumbo is cooked, or to individual bowls at the table.
When you’re ready to eat, ladle gumbo over a mound of steaming rice and sprinkle with some chopped green onions or parsley.

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