Gumbo

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Difficulty: Easy - for beginners
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Ingredients

4-6 TBS FLOUR 1 POUND SAUSAGE
SOME OIL OR SHORTENING (optional) 1 PKG (~1 LB?) IMITATION CRAB
6 minced GARLIC CLOVES 6-10 CUPS WATER
1 MEDIUM chopped ONION 3 EA BAY LEAVES
1 chopped BELL PEPPER ½ TSP TUMERIC
3-4 STALKS chopped CELERY, ¼ TSP PARLSEY
2 quarts tomatoes (rotel or regular) 1/TSP THYME
1 PKG chopped FROZEN OKRA ¼ TSP CUMIN
1/2 TSP SALT (

Method

Cook sausage in a pan, then add flour and mix to coat (may need small amount of oil or shortening)
Add garlic cloves, bell pepper, onions and celery to pan, cook until slightly soft
Drain tomatoes , add tomatoes and sausage /flour/ veggie mixture to pot,
Add Jalapenos or crushed red pepper to taste (or leave out for wimpy people)
Add water) and cook covered for 1 hour
Add okra and imitation crab, bring to boil and cook covered (or uncovered if there is too much liquid) for 20 minutes.

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