Chef John's Sausage & Shrimp Jambalaya Recipe

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Submitted by dynamicadminss

Makes 4 servings



While true jambalaya is really more of a thicker rice stew than a soup, it's one of those dishes that more stock can be added to easily make it into a soup recipe."

Recipe Ingredients for Chef John's Sausage & Shrimp Jambalaya

2 tablespoons butter
8 ounces andouille sausage, cut into 1/4-inch slices
2 tablespoons ground paprika
1 tablespoon ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1 tbsp,+crumbled bay leaf
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup diced tomatoes
1 large green bell pepper, diced
2 stalks celery, sliced 1/4 inch thick
1 cup uncooked brown rice
3 cups chicken stock
1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
1 salt and pepper, to taste
4 green onions, sliced thin

Recipe Directions for Chef John's Sausage & Shrimp Jambalaya

  1. Place butter and sausage in a large stockpot over medium heat; cook and stir for 5-6 minutes until sausage begins to brown.

  2. Stir in paprika, cumin and cayenne; cook for 1 minute.

  3. Stir in tomatoes, onions, celery, green pepper, salt, and bay leaf.

  4. Add brown rice and stir to combine. Stir in chicken stock and turn heat to low. Cover and cook for 45 minutes, or until the rice is just tender.

  5. Stir in shrimp, replace lid and cook for 5 minutes. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Serve garnished with green onion.

Categories

American-Southern

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 498.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
557
Calories from Fat
216
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
24.0g
37%
Saturated Fat
9.5g
47%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
210mg
70%
Sodium
2039mg
85%
Potassium
622mg
18%
Total Carbohydrates
48.8g
16%
Dietary Fiber
4.9g
20%
Sugars
4.2g
Protein
38.0g
Vitamin A 76% Vitamin C 102%
Calcium 8% Iron 23%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  • High in manganese
  • High in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • High in sodium
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