Plain.Recipes

Stir-Fried Gumbo

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=942549

Ingredients

  1. 3 to 4 c. okra
  2. salt and pepper
  3. flour
  4. oil
  5. 2 c. ground beef, chicken breast or ham
  6. 3/4 c. green bell peppers, sliced
  7. 1 small jalapeno pepper, chopped (optional)
  8. 1 medium onion, sliced thin
  9. 1 medium carrot or 3/4 c. thinly sliced
  10. 3/4 stick butter
  11. 1 can stewed tomatoes
  12. salt and pepper to taste

Directions

  1. In a large skillet, melt butter and saute bell peppers, jalapeno, onion and carrot; cook until onion is clear.
  2. Add the stewed tomatoes; stir and cook about 5 minutes.
  3. Add 3/4 cup water, stirring until mixture boils.
  4. Add meat, stirring well.