Editor's Note: Gumbo file powder, used to thicken and flavor Creole recipes, is available in spice shops. If you don't want to use gumbo file powder, combine 2 tablespoons each cornstarch and cold water until smooth. Gradually stir into gumbo. Bring to … Feb 05, 2018 · Gumbo is incredibly popular in the state of Louisiana—it is the state’s official dish, after all! Gumbo is usually characterized as a soup or stew that features a few key ingredients: okra, a protein like meat or shellfish, vegetables, and a roux. Serve in soup bowls with hot rice. (Filé powder can be added at the table according to personal taste.) Note: If you want to make a Turkey Gumbo and don't have a carcass, roast 3 1/2 pounds of turkey wings until browned and use them for your broth … Jun 17, 2013 · Progresso® broth provides a simple addition to this gumbo that features chicken, sausage and shrimp – a hearty Cajun-style dish for a dinner party. By Betty Crocker Kitchens Updated Jun 17, 2013 gumbo ham soup italian wedding soup kids pasta kids soup lentil soup low fat low sodium soup microwavable bowl microwavable soup minestrone mushroom soup noodle soup pasta potato soup protein soup sausage soup seafood soup sipping soup split pea soup ... Sep 21, 2012 · In heavy or cast-iron skillet, heat vegetable oil over medium-low heat. Using whisk, beat in flour; add Cajun seasoning and thyme. Continue to beat and cook 15 to 20 minutes, making roux that is brown and smells very nutty.