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Bill's by the Beach prepares a classic chicken and sausage gumbo with chicken breast, smoked sausage, vegetable trinity, okra and steamed rice.
At the same time, Aida helps cook down an intensely bitter side dish of sorrel, gluey okra and moringa leaf.
All parts of the plant are edible raw and have a very mild flavor, as well as a somewhat mucilaginous quality (similar to okra).
Chef Billy Highland created a land and sea gumbo with Gulf shrimp and sausage gumbo with okra.
The shrimp and grits on the Shoreditch menu ditched the gumbo of okra and Andouille sausage.
Add the onions, chile pepper, and okra, and sauté until the onions are caramelized, stirring to ensure nothing burns, about 4 minutes.
As far as the okra, the smaller the better: Their skins will be more tender and their seeds less obtrusive.
As Indian-inspired finger food: Toss whole okra with melted coconut oil and roast at 450°F for 15 minutes.
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