20 minutes
Prep Time
50 minutes
Cook Time
24
Number of Servings

Creole Jambalaya

By: Vanessa Mesler

Gluten Free

Try this spicy, flavorful jambalya that is sure to be a crowd pleaser!

Nutrition Facts

What you will need:

  • 3 cups diced white onion
  • 1 ½ cup diced celery
  • 1 ½ cup diced green pepper
  • 2 Tbsp. minced garlic
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • 45 oz.  canned diced tomato with liquid
  • 9 cups salt-free chicken broth
  • 4 ½ cups white long grain rice
  • 1 Tbsp. dried thyme
  • 1 ½ tsp. cloves
  • 3 bay leaves
  • 2 Tbsp. salt
  • 2 lbs. ham (low fat, cubed)
  • 2 lbs. ground chicken sausage (low fat)
  • 2 lbs. shrimp
  • 18 tsp. tabasco sauce

What to do:

  1. Heat oil in large pot, sauté onion, celery, green pepper
  2. Add garlic
  3. Add in ham and sausage to brown – cooking for about 10 minutes
  4. Add in tomatoes and all seasoning, tabasco and rice and cook for about 3 minutes
  5. Add broth, mix well and cover for 30 minutes (make sure rice is fully cooked)
  6. Remove from heat
  7. Season and cook shrimp on flattop
  8. Portion Jambalaya mix and top with shrimp
  9. Remove from heat

7.       Season and cook shrimp on flattop

8.       Portion Jambalaya mix and top with shrimp