Gullah Stewed Shrimp and Okra

Ingredients:

  • 1.5lbs. okra
  • 1lb. large shrimp
  • Olive oil
  • 3 tsp garlic, minced
  • 1 chili pepper, diced
  • 1 tsp ginger, minced
  • 1/2 cup onion, diced
  • 1 tbsp salt
  • 1 tbsp pepper
  • 1 tbsp parsley
  • 1 tbsp thyme
  • 1 cup canned tomatoes

Instructions:

  • Pre-heat recteq to full.
  • In a large pot, add olive oil and place onto grill.
  • Add okra and onions, and cook until onions become translucent.
  • Add shrimp, garlic, chili pepper, ginger, salt, and pepper, then sauté for 10 minutes.
  • Add tomatoes, parsley, and thyme, then cook for about 30 minutes, checking halfway.