Tag: okra

Black-eyed pea gumbo | Homeisick Texan
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Black-eyed pea gumbo

Black-eyed peas have long been the dish of choice for Texans on New Year’s Day. While this humble field pea was once considered…

Fried pickled okra | Homesick Texan
Appetizer Side dish

Fried pickled okra

Strips of tangy pickled okra is breaded in cornmeal and flour then fried until crisp. A creamy buttermilk dressing laced with dill is served on the side for dipping. Addictive and good.

Turkey gumbo | Homesick Texan
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Turkey gumbo

Like chili, gumbo has many rules, with most folks believing that their way of making this stew is the best. As I’m not…