Fresno Smoked Sausage and Lentil Gumbo

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 55 mins

Simple Gumbo recipe from Sunset Magazine 1987

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. n a 5 to 7 quart pan, over medium heat, cook sausage, stirring, until brow.
  2. Spoon from pan; reserve. Add oil to drippings in pan to make 1/3 cup fat.
  3. Add flour; stir until mixture is red brown, about 10 minutes.
  4. Add celery, garlic, onion and carrots;, cook, stirring until vegetables begin to soften, about 3 minutes.
  5. Add reserved sausage, chicken broth lentils, worcestershire, pepper and cayenne.
  6. Bring to boiling over high ehat; redue to simmer, cover and cook until lentils ar soft when pressed, about 40 minutes.
  7. Sunset Magazine February 1987.