Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 45 mins

I have cooked this many ways, this is just one version. Don't be afraid of changing things.This makes a large pot.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Coat chicken breasts generously with Essence and cook in microwave for 9 to 11 minutes or until just done. Set aside to cool.
  2. In a large Dutch oven, brown the sausage and drain any excess oil. (you want to leave a little).
  3. Add the ham, onions, bell pepper, and celery, cook for about 5 minutes until onions begin to clear.
  4. Add the stock, wine, spices, mushrooms, cubed chicken and rice.
  5. Cook simmering for about 20 minutes, then add the shrimp and crawfish tails.
  6. Cook 5 to eight minutes longer and check the seasoning to finish.
  7. This dish should not be soupy, it should be thick with not a lot of extra water.

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