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Mar 2, 2010 12:31 PM

Where can I get gumbo z'herbes all year round?

I've never had it before, and I'm too impatient to wait until Good Friday - thanks!

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  1. The Gumbo Shop in the French Quarter usually has it on the menu year round, but especially now because it's Lent. Or try Dooky Chase.

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    1. re: gentillygal

      I've had it at the Gumbo Shop and enjoyed it.

    2. I have not seen it on a menu in awhile..the last time was in Donaldsonville..and a friend who is 75 and who grew up in the Plaquemine/Donaldsonville area---and who knows from good food---said he'd be happy if he never saw it again. Said he'd rather eat his lawn cuttings.

      1. Here's a recipe and discussion of Gumbo Z'herbes.

        1. Langenstein's grocery sells it frozen and in the refrigerated foods section....