Red Bean Gumbo

A traditional Southern specialty, this gumbo soup mix is rich but not spicy and can be prepared vegetarian or with sausage and chicken for a hearty meal.

Preparation Time: 30 minutes
Cooking Time: 5  hours

Recipe Additions:

1 tablespoon oil
1 pound sausage (any variety fresh sausage)
10 cups chicken broth
10 ounces fresh or frozen chopped greens (okra is traditional, but spinach, swiss chard or turnip greens are delicious)
2 cups cut up cooked chicken or duck