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New Orleans style gumbo?

Yankee00 | Jul 9, 201904:42 PM     4

I realize that everyone has their own flavors and tastes, but I had Gumbo in New Orleans multiple years ago and it was the best I have had. I recall it having a brown base and full of flavor. Most places I can find here in Virginia produce a Gumbo that I would consider tomato based and not at all what I remember from New Orleans. I would like to try my hand at recreating the Gumbo I enjoyed in New Orleans and I believe the most important step would be the "base". Can anyone help me with this?

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