A quick version of a Creole favorite
*Leave the okra whole for less slime-factor!
**File powder is made from the leaves of the sassafras tree. It adds an earthy, grassy taste and also has some thickening power. If you can’t find it, don’t sweat it. If you want to ask for it at your neighborhood fancy grocery store, it’s pronounced Fee-lay.
Find it online: https://hilahcooking.com/quick-chicken-and-sausage-gumbo/