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                            ALASKA OCTOPUS GUMBO
 
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 Serving Size  : 4    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Fish
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
      1/2   c            Diced bacon
    2       c            Water
    1       pt           Fresh octopus,
                         -steamed until tender
    2       c            Slightly undercooked
                         -steamed rice
    1       lb           Canned tomatoes
    1                    Can okra
      1/2   c            Diced onions
    1                    Diced green pepper
      1/4   ts           Cayenne
      1/2   c            Diced celery
                         Salt and pepper to taste
 
   Boil bacon in water for 15 minutes, then add the rest
   of the ingredients. Simmer together for ten minutes.
   Serve with warm cornbread. Serves four. Helen
   Blanchard, Ward Cove, AK “Octopus for Dinner,” the
   Cabin Friend ALASKA Magazine, October, 1978
  
 
 
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